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Lot 2119
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.

Cypro-Geometric Two-Handled Dish, Ex. Morris Collection, circa 1050-700 B.C., black paint decoration, the interior consisting of a concentric circle while the underside has three latticed triangles within a concentric circle.
13 in. handle-to-handle
Ex. Desmond Morris Collection, as sold by Christie's
A Single-Owner Collection of Cypriot History & Culture from The Cyprus Museum of Jacksonville, North Carolina
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Condition

Intact with minor chipping and wear.

Starting Bid

$25.00

Buyer's Premium

  • 23%

Cypro-Geometric Two-Handled Dish, Ex. Morris Collection

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