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Lot 0099
Egypt; 1st century BC- 1st century AD
An inlay of checkerboard pattern, a bar fragment with tulips, a fragment of feather inlay, a ˜clover"-type inlay, and a very rare bottom right quadrant of a Roman theatre mask.

Dimensions

largest: 1" (2.5 cm)


Provenance:
Provenance: The John J. Slocum Collection
Mr. Slocum (1914-1997) collected most of his antiquities while serving as US cultural attache to Egypt in the 1960s. Later, he served as Assistant to the Director of The Smithsonian, was appointed by President Reagan to the Presidential Cultural Property Advisory Committee, and was a Trustee Emeritus of the Archaeological Institute of America. He was a well-respected scholar/collector, whose medieval crusader coins were sold in a single-owner sale at Sotheby's, London in 1997.

Condition

Good.

Starting Bid

$200.00

Buyer's Premium

  • 25%

A Group of 5 Egyptian Mosaic Glass Inlays and Bars

Estimate $400 - $1,200Oct 15, 2017
Online Only Auction
Providence, RI 02860
United States
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