Assyrian Agate Cylinder Seal with King’s Hunting Scene & Inscription

Description
Assyrian Agate Cylinder Seal with King’s Hunting Scene & Inscription
Assyrian, style of, c. 600 B.C.

Beautiful banded agate with shades of red and white, engraved with king holding a short sword advancing towards large fleeing birds, remains of faint cuneiform inscription.

Size: 2.3 cm L - 7/8 inch
Material: Agate
Culture: Assyrian, style of, c. 600 B.C.
Condition: Intact


Provenance: Collection Mr. A. K., acquired at a London auction, previously in a British collection prior to 2000.
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Lot details
Culture
Assyrian
Material
Agate
Object
Cylinder Seal with King’s Hunting Scene & Inscription
Century/ Timeframe
Assyrian, style of, c. 600 B.C.
Condition
Good Condition, See Photo
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