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    Sale 12239

    Antiquities

    6 July 2016, London, King Street

  • Lot 9

    TWO CYPRIOT WHITE SLIP WARE VESSELS

    LATE BRONZE AGE, CIRCA 1450-1200 B.C.

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    TWO CYPRIOT WHITE SLIP WARE VESSELS
    LATE BRONZE AGE, CIRCA 1450-1200 B.C.
    Comprising a milk bowl with wish bone handle and a trefoil-lipped oinochoe, both decorated with brown vertical cross-hatched lines
    7 in. (17.8 cm.) diam. and 8 ¼ in. (21 cm.) high respectively


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    PUBLISHED:
    W. Hornbostel, Kunst der Antike - Schätze aus norddeutschem Privatbesitz, Museum für Kunst und Gewerbe Hamburg, Mainz, 1977, cat. nos 185 & 186.

    Provenance

    Private collection, Hamburg, acquired prior to 1977; and thence by descent to the present owner.


    Exhibited

    Hamburg, Museum für Kunst und Gewerbe, Kunst der Antike: Schätze aus norddeutschem Privatbesitz, 21 January-6 March 1977.