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    HOLY LAND. Phoenicia-Judaea, late Bronze Age to Hellenistic, ca. 1400-300 BCE. Group of four clay vessels. An attractive group, spanning 1,000 years of history. The Bronze Age component comprises amphoriskos (miniature amphora) with a pointed bottom, a small red clay bottle, both wheel made; and a one-handled footed pitcher made of gray clay; together with a Hellenistic perfume flask, ca. 300 BC. Ranging from 3.5" to 6" tall, all pieces appear intact and unrestored, with varying amounts of surface wear and / or encrustation. One piece comes with a metal tripod base. FOUR PIECES IN LOT.

    From the Estate of Gloria and Melville B. Nimmer, Westwood, CA.

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    September, 2011
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