• 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 1014

    TWO POST-SASSANIAN FLASKS WITH MOULDED DECORATION AND A BELL

    8TH-9TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    TWO POST-SASSANIAN FLASKS WITH MOULDED DECORATION AND A BELL
    8TH-9TH CENTURY
    THE FIRST FLASK WITH MOULDED TEARDROP FORMS TO EXTERIOR, BULBOUS BODY RISING TO NARROW NECK; THE SECOND ON A SPREADING FOOT AND THE BELL WITH LOOPED HANDLE
    14 CM. HIGH MAX. (3)


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    Pre-Lot Text

    THURSDAY 29 APRIL 2010

    AFTERNOON SESSION AT 2.00 P.M.

    (LOTS 1014-1236)

    THE ISLAMIC ROOM
    (LOTS 1014-1088)