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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, circa 1050-700 B.C., black and red paint decoration, the interior consisting of circles while the underside has a concentric circle motif surrounded by four cross-hatched triangles; incised lines emanate upward from the base to the rim. Affixed with C.M. metal tag.
14.5 In. handle-to-handle
A Single-Owner Collection of Cypriot History & Culture from The Cyprus Museum of Jacksonville, North Carolina
Additional high-resolution photos are availableat our website


Minor paint losses, else intact.

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Cypro-Geometric Two-Handled Dish

Estimate $25 - $25,000Jun 15, 2018
620 Cornerstone Court
Hillsborough, NC 27278
United States
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