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Lot 2059
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 Early Bronze Age Polished Red Ware Composite Vessel, circa 2000 B.C., consisting of a large conical bottle supporting four hemispherical bowls beneath an ovoid jug neck terminating in a beaked spout; allover incised linear and circular decorations with white fill.
16 in.
A very rare form, possibly from Lapithos.
A Single-Owner Collection of Cypriot History & Culture from The Cyprus Museum of Jacksonville, North Carolina
Additional high-resolution photos are availableat our website

Condition

Repairs to bowls and spout; some encrustations and wear to slip.

Starting Bid

$25.00

Buyer's Premium

  • 23%

Cypriot Early Bronze Age Polished Red Ware Composite

Auction ended on Fri, Jun 15, 2018
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Estimate $25 - $25,000
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