3 June 2009,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 30,000
Estimate USD 12,000 - USD 18,000
A SOUTH ARABIAN ALABASTER STELE
CIRCA 5TH-4TH CENTURY B.C.
Preserving a temple façade with long rectangular triple recessed "windows," the two outer topped with pediments surmounted by upturned bovine horns, a decorative baluster across the top
18 in. (45.7 cm.) high
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Private Collection, late 1980s.
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