Seller: gordion (342) 100%, Location: Nepean, Ontario, Ships to: Americas, Europe, JP, AU, Item: 231541569862 Early Dynastic Lapis Lazuli Animal Amulet, 2900-2300 B.C. Early Dynastic lapis lazuli animal amulet, with shallow drill holes in the back side. Pierced for suspension. Lapis lazuli, a semi-precious stone, was highly prized in ancient times. Mines in the region of Badakhshan in Afghanistan were probably the source for lapis lazuli used in the ancient Near East. Period: 2900-2300 B.C. Condition: As seen in the pictures Dimension: Length: 20 mm (0.78 inches) Terms & Conditions • All items are unconditionally Guaranteed to be Authentic as described. • Customs, duty, tax etc are responsibility of the buyer.