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Lot 2418
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.

Cyprus, Roman Bottle From Kourion, 1st-2nd century A.D., tall, slender form on a wide convex base, the mouth with a wide rim; mostly clear with areas of subtle iridescence. Very thin glass with numerous air bubbles in the base.
6.75 in.
A Single-Owner Collection of Cypriot History & Culture from The Cyprus Museum of Jacksonville, North Carolina
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Condition

Lacking a significant piece of the rim, else intact and suitable for display.

Starting Bid

$25.00

Buyer's Premium

  • 23%

Cyprus, Roman Bottle From Kourion

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