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Stamp seal with winged horse

Circular shape. Winged horse, facing right. An inscription in Pahlavi is present: ‘pst’n ‘L yzd’n, “trust in the gods”. The Sassanids had a highly developed administration, but only the clay bullae, that accompanied the documents, and a number of stamp seals and rings have been preserved. The stamp seals were made from different stones, and the shapes could alter. Generally, the inscriptions menti…