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PROPERTY FROM A JAPANESE PRIVATE COLLECTION

A Cypriot Buff-ware Amphora, circa 7th Century B.C.
Estimate
5,0008,000
LOT SOLD. USD
JUMP TO LOT
1

PROPERTY FROM A JAPANESE PRIVATE COLLECTION

A Cypriot Buff-ware Amphora, circa 7th Century B.C.
Estimate
5,0008,000
LOT SOLD. USD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

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A Cypriot Buff-ware Amphora, circa 7th Century B.C.
with slightly carinated ovoid body decorated in red and black on a cream slip with encircling lines and bands, concentric circles on the shoulder and neck.
Height 20 1/2 in. 52.1 cm.
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Provenance

Christie's, London, July 12th, 1972, no. 170, pl. XXI
acquired in London in 1972

Literature

From Ancient to Modern Times. Important Exhibition of Western Antiques, at Mitsukoshi Nihonbashi (Tokyo), 6th floor, November 9th-26th, 1972, illus.

Catalogue Note

Cf. Luigi Palma di Cesnola, A Descriptive Atlas of the Cesnola Collection of Cypriote Antiquities in The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, Boston, vol. 2, fig. 905.

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