London, South Kensington
26 April 2012
AN EASTERN MEDITERRANEAN POTTERY AMPHORA
CIRCA 2ND-1ST CENTURY B.C.
The ovoid body tapering to narrow base, with twin vertical handles and a collared rim, with marine encrustation
27 in. (68.5 cm.) high
Private collection, Europe; found in the Mediterranen Sea in the 1950s.
Private collection, South Africa; inherited in 1974.
Private collection, London; acquired from the above in 2010.
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