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Lot 2370
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.

Two Cypro-Geometric Red Ware Jars, circa 1000-700 B.C., both with black band decoration, one with strap handle, the other with a horizontal handle.
Tallest 3.5 in.
A Single-Owner Collection of Cypriot History & Culture from The Cyprus Museum of Jacksonville, North Carolina
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Condition

Both with chips and wear; the smaller piece re-constructed from fragments.

Starting Bid

$25.00

Buyer's Premium

  • 23%

Two Cypro-Geometric Red Ware Jars

Auction ended on Fri, Jun 15, 2018
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Estimate $25 - $25,000
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620 Cornerstone Court
Hillsborough, NC 27278
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