27 October 2009,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 1,188
GBP 800 - GBP 1,200
A SYRIAN POTTERY JAR WITH INCISED DECORATION
MIDDLE BRONZE AGE, CIRCA 2000-1550 B.C.
Of ovoid form, the decoration with bird on the shoulder and hatched border around the neck, with flaring rim and flattened base; and a flaring reel-shaped pottery stand
9½ in. (24.2 cm.) high and 4 3/8 in. (11.1 cm.) diam. respectively (2)
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A laboratory report for the removal of salts, dated to November 1979, accompanies this lot.
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Collection of Lady Dale, London; acquired during the 1960s-1970s.
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