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Lot 2200
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 Jug, circa 2000 B.C., wide spout with one handle, the bulbous body having incised linear decoration with remnants of white fill.
4 in.
With lot tag from a likely Sotheby's auction group lot 131, July 11, 1990.
A Single-Owner Collection of Cypriot History & Culture from The Cyprus Museum of Jacksonville, North Carolina
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Condition

Minor chips; some pitting.

Starting Bid

$25.00

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Cypriot Early Bronze Age Polished Red Ware Jug

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