A pink stone cylinder seal carved to depict a king as 'lord of the animals', holding two ibexes; a mythological creature as a sphinx with scorpion tail. Supplied with modern wax impression.

Circa: 5th-4th century BC


Fine condition; the surface rather worn, the mythological creature more so.

Height 30 mms (1.2 ins)


From a 1980's collection and checked by a Levantine Archaeologist specialising in Biblical archaeology.

Achaemenid cylinder seal: Circa 5th century BC

SKU: J076
  • Shipping group A (see Shipping & Returns page for details)

ZOOM:  Ctrl+

RESET: Ctrl0


To pay by bank transfer or UK cheque, contact us before you order


dealers in ancient art and antiquities

Subscribe here to receive occasional email notifications of additions to our catalogue

Thanks for submitting!

Optional extras for shipping to the EU

Contact us on timesancient@gmail.com before ordering to discuss paying extra to have import taxes and handling fees covered in advance.

This could work out cheaper and quicker.