6 December 2007
THE PROPERTY OF A FLORIDA PRIVATE COLLECTOR
A ROMAN POTTERY TRANSPORT AMPHORA
CIRCA 1ST CENTURY A.D.
With an ovoid body and long pointed base, the shoulders carinated, the vertical handles arching slightly from the base of the wide conical neck to just below the thick rim
37½ in. (95.3 cm.) high
By descent from the current owner's great grandfather.
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