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Lot 0182
**Originally Listed At $150**

Central Asia, Bactria-Margiana (BMAC), ca. 2nd to 1st millennium BCE. One dark red stone seal and one lapis lazuli seal. The former is rounded on one side and has a flat face on the other that is incised with a figure of a striding lion. It is pierced laterally for suspension. The other is flat on both sides, rectangular, with one incised with the image of a bird, facing forward, its long wings dipping down to touch the ground. Size of largest: 0.7" W (1.8 cm)

Provenance: private Orange County, California, USA collection acquired before 2000

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Both have light wear on surface commensurate with age but their motifs are very clear.

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