3 June 2009,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 2,500
Estimate USD 2,000 - USD 3,000
A GREEK POTTERY TRANSPORT AMPHORA
CLASSICAL PERIOD, CIRCA 4TH CENTURY B.C.
Of orange fabric, the ovoid body tapering to an elongated pointed tip, the cylindrical neck flaring slightly toward the everted rim, with twin handles, marine incrustation throughout
25½ in. (64.8 cm.) high
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Acquired by the current owner prior to 2000.
Property from the Collection of Professor and Mrs. Clifford Ambrose Truesdell
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