Sassanian garnet seal of a rulerJ4
A carved garnet stamp seal decorated with the head of a bearded ruler; the seal is mounted in a recent silver ring.
Sassanian, 4th to 7th Century AD
(seal) 1.1 x 0.9 cms; ring 2cms maximum diameter, UK size N/O, US 7.25, Continental 55.
Intact, mounted in a recent wearable silver ring of simple manufacture
Ex. private collection, The Netherlands; acquired 1954-1960.