A hemispherical stamp seal in fawn coloured stone, pierced longitudinally for suspension. The base is carved in drill technique to show two animals on a flat face.

Circa 3000 BC

With a modern wax impression.

Accompanied by a signed note by Professor Lambert stating the relevant details

 

Very Fine condition.

Diameter 37 mms (1.45 ins)

 

Provenance: From a specialised collection of cuneiform texts and seals formed in the 1980s examined by Professor Wilfrid George Lambert FBA (1926-2011), historian, archaeologist, and specialist in Assyriology and Near Eastern archaeology, in the late 1980s and early 1990s.

Fine large Sumerian Jemdet stamp seal with provenance

SKU: H806
£275.00Price
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