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    Sale 2007

    Antiquities

    4 June 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 34

    TWO EGYPTIAN BLACK-TOPPED POTTERY JARS

    PREDYNASTIC PERIOD, CIRCA 3200 B.C.

    Price Realised  

    TWO EGYPTIAN BLACK-TOPPED POTTERY JARS
    PREDYNASTIC PERIOD, CIRCA 3200 B.C.
    One ovoid in form, on a small flat base, with an offset mouth; and one conical in form, on a flat base with a slightly flaring rim
    Each: 5¼ in. (13.3 cm.) high (2)


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    Provenance

    with Samir Kando, Bethlehem, 1975.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM A NEW YORK PRIVATE COLLECTION