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Auction Closes At: 11:08:00 03/06/2024
Time Remaining: Closed
Lot# & Name: 409. Syrian Basalt Zoomorphic Altar
Estimate: $1,000-$1,500
Current High Bid: $525.00
Auction Closed(Final Price) $525.00

Category: Antiquities
Sub Category: Ancient Near East - Mesopotamia
Culture or Country: Ancient Near East.
Period: Ca. 3rd to 2nd millennium B.C.
Size: 9-1/4H. x 8D.

Description: Carved gray basalt stone cylindrical altar depicting a very simple stylized zoomorphic or human head, with projecting lug type ears and nose, large round relief carved eyes. Carved offering cavity in the top. Overall excellent ancient surface patina with scattered areas of encrusted deposits. Losses to both ears and tip of nose. A large ancient chip on the lower portion, and two smaller ancient upper rim chips.
Provenance: NYC. collection. Ex. Fortuna Fine Arts, NYC. Ex. Hindman auction, sale # 1036, lot 6.
Shipping Fee:
National: $95.00
International: $195.00 (This is approximate and for Postal Service. Prices may vary, especially for private carriers such as: FEDEX, UPS and BAX).

Syrian Basalt Zoomorphic Altar

BIDDER BID QTY Original Bid Time
1. Artnut $525.00 1 3/6/2024 10:32:37 AM
2. GlennD $500.00 1 2/12/2024 3:42:00 PM

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