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Lot 2203
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 mouth on a tall cylindrical neck, the bulbous body incised all over with white-filled linear decorations.
6.75 in.
A Single-Owner Collection of Cypriot History & Culture from The Cyprus Museum of Jacksonville, North Carolina
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Condition

Chips to rim; encrustations to one side.

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Cypriot Early Bronze Age Polished Red Ware Jug

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