Aegean or East Greek griffin sealG3
A green glazed faience conical button seal decorated with a figure of a seated griffin with its head turned over its back.
Aegean or East Greek, c. 6th or 5th Century BC
Intact as shown
Size: 1.7 x 1.8 cms
Ex. Collection: Gustave Mustaki, Alexandria, Egypt; acquired mid 20th Century and exported under license of the Egyptian government.
Mustaki was a prolific antiquities collector, pieces from his collection are held by several major museums including the British Museum and Getty Museum.