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Lot 0004A
**Originally Listed At $250**

Ancient Greece, Cyprus, Iron Age, Cypro-Archaic Phase, ca. 1st millennium BCE. A sweet and petite redware "target" jug with a near spherical base, slender arched handle and bifurcated neck with a wide flaring spout. The vessel was decorated with bands of fine black lines on the body and handle as well as a circular bull's-eye motif characteristic of Cypriot pottery. Size: 2.375" in diameter x 3.25" H (6 cm x 8.3 cm)

Provenance: private Orange County, California, USA collection acquired before 2000, ex Arte Primitivo, New York City, USA

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Tiny nicks to rim and everted section of neck near handle. Repair from about four pieces with a small areas of repainting. Surface wear with faint scuffs commensurate with age. Section of old inventory label on surface.

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Greek Cypro-Archaic Redware Target Jug

Estimate $400 - $600Feb 1, 2018