• Antiquities  auction at Christies

    Sale 2232

    Antiquities

    11 December 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 41

    A SYRIAN DARK STONE SPECTACLE IDOL

    CIRCA 4TH MILLENNIUM B.C.

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A SYRIAN DARK STONE SPECTACLE IDOL
    CIRCA 4TH MILLENNIUM B.C.
    The bell-shaped body with a flat base, tapering toward the top and surmounted by two round perforated "eyes"
    4 in. (10.2 cm.) high


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    Provenance

    with Elie Borowski, 1976.