4 June 2008,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 27,500
Estimate USD 18,000 - USD 22,000
AN EGYPTIAN BRECCIA JAR
PREDYNASTIC PERIOD, CIRCA 3200 B.C.
Globular in form on a rounded bottom, the thick-walled vessel with a flat disk rim, slightly undercut where it meets the shoulders, two perforated horizontal lug handles on the shoulders
6 1/8 in. (15.5 cm.) wide
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Collected by Gustave Jéquier (1868-1946).
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