A white stone (alabaster?) cylinder seal, carved with human figures flanking a date palm; lunar crescent in upper half.


Cyprus: Circa 1500-1100 BC


Fine Condition, the design quite worn

Height 2.9 cms (1.1 ins)


From a 1980's collection and checked by a Levantine Archaeologist specialising in Biblical archaeology. See A. T. Reyes, The Stamp Seals of Ancient Cyprus, 2001, p. 16-17. Also MET Museum https://www.metmuseum.org/art/collection/search/321396

Cypriot alabaster cylinder seal

SKU: J308
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