London, South Kensington
25 April 2001
A SABAEAN ALABASTER FEMALE HEAD
CIRCA 2ND-1ST CENTURY B.C.
The triangular face with prominent nose and ears, with large inlaid eyes, mounted
6 in. (15.2 cm.) high
Contact Client Service
New York +1 212 636 2000
London +44 (0)20 7839 9060
Asia +852 2760 1766
No VAT will be charged on the hammer price, but VAT at 17.5% will be added to the buyer's premium which is invoiced on a VAT inclusive basis.
Lessons from 36 years with Christie’s, including Ammi Phillips, Folk art, American collectors’ passion for history, and changing consignors’ lives
The brilliant Chinese jewellery designer reveals the inspiration behind his pioneering creations — and his upcoming exhibition at Christie’s in Hong Kong