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    Sale 7659

    Antiquities

    13 October 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 15

    AN EASTERN MEDITERRANEAN POTTERY AMPHORA

    CIRCA 4TH-2ND CENTURY B.C.

    Price Realised  

    AN EASTERN MEDITERRANEAN POTTERY AMPHORA
    CIRCA 4TH-2ND CENTURY B.C.
    With twin vertical handles, cylindrical neck and pointed base; and another similar, 2nd-4th Century A.D., both with later metal tripod stands
    26 in. (66 cm.) and 20 in. (51 cm.) high respectively (2)


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    Provenance

    Formerly in a Swiss private collection.