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Bactrian copper barrel-shaped bead seal

Stock Number: x9202
A large Bactrian copper barrel-shaped bead seal.
Price
Sales price $2950.00

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Description

A large Bactrian copper barrel-shaped bead seal. Depicting a central naked female figure and stellar constellations (the Pleiades) and star of Venus; running at right angles to this scene is a depiction of two winged lions facing each other.

 

Origin:

Circa 2nd Millennium B.C., BMAC (Bactria-Margiana Archaeological Complex)

Dimensions:

Length: 4 cm / Diameter: 2.5 cm

Condition:

Intact with a built up verdigris patina.