London, South Kensington
15 May 2002
THE PROPERTY OF A GENTLEMAN
A CYCLADIC MARBLE KANDILA (HANGING JAR)
EARLY BRONZE AGE I, CIRCA 3000-2800 B.C.
The globular body with tapering neck and four crescentic lug handles pierced for suspension, the conical foot with slightly concave base, with contoured upper rim and edge of foot, restored rim chip
5 1/8 in. (13 cm.) high
Cora, Countess of Strafford.
T. W. Barrett.
Colonel Norman Colville, M.C. (1893-1974).
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