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LOT 0027

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GBP (£) 1,800 - 2,400
EUR (€) 1,990 - 2,660
USD ($) 2,360 - 3,150

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£1,800 (EUR 1,994; USD 2,364) (+bp*)

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Egyptian Black Stone Jar with Gold Rim

Naqada I-II, 4th millennium BC

A Pre-Dynastic polished basalt jar with ovoid profile, pierced lug handles to the shoulder, with possibly later gold clad rim. 111 grams, 60mm (2 1/4"). Fine condition.

Provenance
Property of a London lady, part of her family's Swiss collection; formerly acquired in the 1980s.