Two Ancient Near Eastern stone duck weights five Ancient Near Eastern hardstone duck seals, and four hardstone amulets and seals,
Lot 185
Two Ancient Near Eastern stone duck weights five Ancient Near Eastern hardstone duck seals, and four hardstone amulets and seals, 11
Sold for £275 (US$ 427) inc. premium

Lot Details
Two Ancient Near Eastern stone duck weights
Circa late 2nd - early 1st Millennium B.C.
With the head tucked back resting on the back, 2¼in-3½in (6cm-9cm) long; five Ancient Near Eastern hardstone duck seals, the heads turned back, with horizontal pierced hole, four with carved underside, circa 2nd-1st Millennium B.C., 15mm-25mm long; and four hardstone amulets and seals, including two Near Eastern stylised animals, a Roman phallic amulet and an Anatolian seal with geometric pattern, circa 4th Millennium B.C.-2nd Century A.D., 8mm-33mm long (11)

Footnotes

  • Provenance:
    UK private collection, acquired in 1968.
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