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Lot 2048
This lot from the Cyprus Museum of Jacksonville, NC is accompanied by two documents demonstrating that the collection was acquired legally with the full knowledge of the Cypriot Government.

The first document, a one page official message dated January 1990 and signed by Cypriot President George Vassiliou, praises the North Carolina museum and endorses its cultural and historic mission.

The second document is a notarized affidavit signed by the museum's director. It declares that all of the museum's antiquities were acquired legally with the full knowledge of the Cypriot Government and that there were documented visits to the museum by Cypriot dignitaries.

Cypriot Limestone Head of a Woman, circa 5th century B.C., the subject having a slight smile; traces of red pigment on the lips and both sides of her veil. Presented on a lucite stand.
4.5 in.; with stand 6.5 in.
A Single-Owner Collection of Cypriot History & Culture from The Cyprus Museum of Jacksonville, North Carolina
Additional high-resolution photos are availableat our website


Some chipping to the nose and light wear.

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Cypriot Limestone Head of a Woman

Estimate $25 - $25,000Jun 15, 2018