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LOT 0037

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GBP (£) 4,000 - 6,000
EUR (€) 4,780 - 7,170
USD ($) 4,870 - 7,310

Opening Bid
£3,600 (EUR 4,304; USD 4,385) (+bp*)

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LARGE EGYPTIAN PREDYNASTIC STORAGE JAR
4TH-3RD MILLENNIUM B.C.

A large bulbous limestone storage jar with everted rim and two integral pierced lug handles. 12 in. (16.35 kg, 30.5 cm).

PROVENANCE:
With Superior Galleries, Beverly Hills, California, 8 & 9 June 1993, lot 712.
Property of a North American collector.
London collection, 2016.
Accompanied by copies of the relevant Superior Galleries catalogue pages.
Accompanied by scholarly note TL05432 by Dr Ronald Bonewitz.
This lot has been checked against the Interpol Database of stolen works of art and is accompanied by AIAD certificate no.11288-192822.

LITERATURE:
Cf. The Metropolitan Museum, accession number 66.99.200, for a comparable example.

CONDITION