6 December 2007,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 11,250
Estimate USD 3,000 - USD 5,000
A ROMAN POTTERY TRANSPORT AMPHORA
CIRCA 1ST CENTURY A.D.
With an ovoid body and long pointed base, the shoulders carinated, the vertical handles arching slightly from the base of the wide conical neck to just below the thick rim
37½ in. (95.3 cm.) high
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By descent from the current owner's great grandfather.
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