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
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