seal-ring set-stone, engraved man and feather. Oval shape. It has considerable Andradite garnet (R.I. range 1.79-1.805, marked anomalous double refraction, abundance of 70 degree "silk" inclusions. No dichroism - analysis by D. Swain - 10/14/1977). Weight: 1.9715 grams. [Handwritten on card by Yoko Tomabechi: Motif: Horned bird (?) problematic subject. It has considerable resemblance to Bivar's YA3 which is also classified as "problematical". Sasanian, 4th c. A.D. ] References: Bivar, A.D.H. 1969. Catalogue of the Western Asiatic seals in the British Museum, Stamp Seals II. London: Published for The Trustees of the British Museum by the British Museum Press (Similar to YA3).