27 x Sasanian intaglios and impressions (1 extra to be returned)
Lot 182
Twenty-seven Sasanian intaglios 27
Sold for £1,125 (US$ 1,889) inc. premium
Auction Details
27 x Sasanian intaglios and impressions (1 extra to be returned)
Lot Details
Twenty-seven Sasanian intaglios
Iran, circa 1st-3rd Century A.D.
Comprising of carnelian, blue glass, banded agate, and dark amethysts engraved with various subjects including a horse, a male figure in profile, and a seated deity, 5mm-15mm long (27)

Footnotes

  • Provenance:
    UK private collection acquired in the late 1970s - early 1980s.
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  1. Claudio Corsi
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