Mesopotamian Limestone Old-Babylonian Cylinder Seal - 20.5×9×9 mm - (1)

Description
Mesopotamian Limestone Old-Babylonian Cylinder Seal - 20.5×9×9 mm - (1)
c. 2000-1600 BC - Middle East

A rare and nicely carved Old-Babylonian cylinder seal featuring presentation scene: A god with supplicant and two attendant; dwarf with pillar and crescent, from Northern Mesopotamian regions of the Middle East, dating to c.2000-1600 BC. In good condition, with old wear traces. The high-quality baked impression and an old description note are also included.

Provenance:
The Supplier warrants that is has obtained this lot in a legal manner.
Purchased by the current owner from London auction. From an important central London collection formed since the mid-1960s; thence by descent.

The seller can prove that the lot was obtained legally, provenance statement seen by Catawiki.

Important information.
The seller guarantees that he is entitled to ship this lot.
The seller will take care that any necessary permits will be arranged.
The seller will inform the buyer about this if this takes more than a few days.

Shipment: Post NL

Important information:
For the shipment between countries within the EU, no export permit is needed. The seller guarantees to have acquired this lot by legal means and he has the proper permits. The seller will inform the buyer about this if acquiring the proper permits and shipping the lot takes more than a few days

NOTE: THIS ITEM CANNOT BE SENT TO THE USA DUE TO OVER COMPLICATED IMPORT REGULATIONS. USA BIDDERS PLEASE DO NOT BID.

Lot details
Culture
Mesopotamian
Material
Limestone
Number of objects
1
Object
Old-Babylonian Cylinder Seal
Dimensions
20.5×9×9 mm
Century/ Timeframe
c. 2000-1600 BC
Origin
Middle East
Condition
Good Condition, See Photo
Not registered yet?
By creating your free Catawiki account, you’ll be able to bid on any of our 50,000 special objects up for auction every week.
or Sign in