6 December 2007
PROPERTY FROM A NEW YORK PRIVATE COLLECTION
THREE MESOPOTAMIAN STONE VESSELS
CIRCA 3RD-2ND MILLENNIUM B.C.
Including a tall black conical vessel with white horizontal veining, a thick white band at the rim; a small black conical vessel with white vertical veining; and a speckled gray vessel with slightly rounded sides
Tallest: 4 in. (10.2 cm.) high (3)
New York Art Market, 1989.
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