6th century AD. A ceramic personal bulla impression with a horseman dressed in armour holding a raised spear, Pahlavi inscription in one line of lapidary script around the inner circle. Cf. Gylselen, R. Acta Iranica 44: Sassanian Seals and Sealings in the A.Saeedi Collection, Peeters, 2007, item III/1. 151 grams, 81mm (3 1/4″). From an important private London collection; formed in the 1970s and 1980s.