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Lot 2397
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.

Hellenistic Cypriot White Ware Jug, Ex. Morris Collection, 3rd-1st century B..C., red and brown horizontal painted bands; single ring handle; on ring foot.
10.75 in.
From a group lot in the Desmond Morris Collection, Christie's November 6, 2001.
A Single-Owner Collection of Cypriot History & Culture from The Cyprus Museum of Jacksonville, North Carolina
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Condition

Reconstructed from fragments with small areas of modern fill; wear to paint.

Starting Bid

$25.00

Buyer's Premium

  • 23%

Hellenistic Cypriot White Ware Jug, Ex. Morris

Estimate $25 - $25,000Jun 15, 2018
620 Cornerstone Court
Hillsborough, NC 27278
United States
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