12 December 2002
ANCIENT JUDAICA FROM THE COLLECTION OF DANIEL M. FRIEDENBERG
AN EARLY JEWISH BASALT MENORAH RELIEF
Late Roman to Byzantine Period, Circa 4th-5th Century A.D.
Perhaps from the lintel of a synagogue, the rectangular panel carved on one side with two seven-branched menorot in raised relief
22¾ in. (57.8 cm) wide
Contact Client Service
New York +1 212 636 2000
London +44 (0)20 7839 9060
Asia +852 2760 1766
For a similar example see Antiquities, Christie's New York, 18 December 1996, lot 174.
The Belgian collector, antiques dealer and designer outlines what the art and objects in his library mean to him
The founder of the 1-54 art fair on giving African artists international visibility, growing up with an artist father, and building her own collection