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Large & Rare Bactrian Stone Weight

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Directory: Antiques: Regional Art: Ancient World: Near Eastern: Stone: Pre AD 1000: Item # 1328685

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Near East, Bactria, 3rd millenium BCE. A stone weight perforated for suspension at the top, ovoid in form, in creamy beige with white, red, and black inclusions. A group of three similar examples realized $10,800 in Christie's sale 1584 / Lot 119, December 9, 2005. Size: 8-1/8" (20.6 cm) x 7" at widest (17.8 cm).

Condition: Intact. Surface wear as shown.

Provenance: Ex-private east coast collection; ex-private V. Dellinger collection, NY, acquired 1970's.

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