• Twenty rooms: The private coll auction at Christies

    Sale 2857

    Twenty rooms: The private collection of the late Mrs Elias-Vaes

    27 - 29 April 2010, Amsterdam

  • Lot 38

    A GROUP OF ETHIOPIAN MANUSCRIPTS AND ARTEFACTS

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A GROUP OF ETHIOPIAN MANUSCRIPTS AND ARTEFACTS
    Including a glazed and mounted papyrus fragment with 15 lines of script; a book of ink inscribed papyrus leaves; four ink written ecclesiastial parchment scrolls with schematic illustrations; a bone double kohl tube; a wood comb; a knife; and a spoon


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