Mesopotamian Stone Late Uruk/Jemdet Nasr Cylinder Seal - 2.6×2.1×2.1 cm

Description
Mesopotamian Stone Late Uruk/Jemdet Nasr Cylinder Seal - 2.6×2.1×2.1 cm
Circa 3000 BC.

A Mesopotamian cream coloured stone cylinder seal engraved with a procession of stags facing right, between which is a smaller recumbent animal facing left, with vessels above. Pierced longitudinally.
Part of the seal missing, otherwise Very Fine condition
Early Dynastic Mesopotamia: Circa 3000 BC.

For similar examples see item 403 (also, for stag see item 405); Christies New York: The Surena Collection of Near Eastern Cylinder Seals; Monday 11 June 2001 (estimate $4000-6000)

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Lot details
Culture
Mesopotamian
Material
Stone
Object
Late Uruk/Jemdet Nasr Cylinder Seal
Dimensions
2.6×2.1×2.1 cm
Century/ Timeframe
Circa 3000 BC.
Condition
Damage, See Photo
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