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    Sale 5399

    Antiquities

    30 April 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 23

    AN AMLASH TERRACOTTA ANIMAL RHYTON

    10TH-8TH CENTURY B.C.

    Price Realised  

    AN AMLASH TERRACOTTA ANIMAL RHYTON
    10TH-8TH CENTURY B.C.
    The hollow vessel with a long spout in the form of the muzzle, a band of hatched linear decoration at either side of the neck and extending across the shoulders, short tail and genitalia below, with restoration
    10¾ in. (27.3 cm.) high


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    A Thermoluminescence Analysis Report from Oxford Authentication Ltd. accompanies this lot.

    Special Notice

    No VAT will be charged on the hammer price, but VAT at 15% will be added to the buyer's premium which is invoiced on a VAT inclusive basis.
    Please note that the lots of Iranian origin are subject to U.S. trade restrictions which currently prohibit the import into the United States. Similar restrictions may apply in other countries.
    This lot will be removed to an off-site warehouse at the close of business on the day of sale - 2 weeks free storage


    Provenance

    Formerly in the Dubiner collection; the Canadian, Sam Dubiner, lived in Israel and formed a collection of Persian ceramics between 1954-1958.


    Pre-Lot Text

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