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Lot 2240
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-Archaic Terracotta Horse and Rider, circa 1000 B.C., the rider wearing a Phrygian cap.
4.5 in.
A Single-Owner Collection of Cypriot History & Culture from The Cyprus Museum of Jacksonville, North Carolina
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Condition

Rider's head, horse's muzzle, and front left leg have been re-glued; large chip on back in front of tail.

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$25.00

Buyer's Premium

  • 23%

Cypro-Archaic Terracotta Horse and Rider

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620 Cornerstone Court
Hillsborough, NC 27278
United States
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