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Lot 2265
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.

Late Cypro-Geometric Skyphos, circa 850-750 B.C., two-handled cup on flat circular base, bichrome paint decoration with red and black vertical lines on exterior, black concentric circles to interior.
Bowl 5 in. diameter
A Single-Owner Collection of Cypriot History & Culture from The Cyprus Museum of Jacksonville, North Carolina
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Intact with minimal chipping; good paint retention.

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Late Cypro-Geometric Skyphos

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