• Twenty rooms: The private coll auction at Christies

    Sale 2857

    Twenty rooms: The private collection of the late Mrs Elias-Vaes

    27 - 29 April 2010, Amsterdam

  • Lot 69

    FOUR ROMAN BRONZE OLPAI

    CIRCA 1ST CENTURY A.D.

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    FOUR ROMAN BRONZE OLPAI
    CIRCA 1ST CENTURY A.D.
    Of similar form, one with incised horizontal bands encircling the neck and body, the handle terminating in a comic mask; another with a handle terminating in a bust, 17.5 cm high max.; and another, 16 cm. high (4)


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    Please note that this lot is sold as is and not subject to return.

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    Provenance

    Acquired in the 1960s or early 1970s.