Ancient Near East Bronze Age Beaked Grey Pottery Jar Vessel Intact 1000 Bce #5

Ancient Near East Bronze Age Beaked Grey Pottery Jar Vessel Intact 1000 Bce #5
Ancient Near East Bronze Age Beaked Grey Pottery Jar Vessel Intact 1000 Bce #5
Ancient Near East Bronze Age Beaked Grey Pottery Jar Vessel Intact 1000 Bce #5
Ancient Near East Bronze Age Beaked Grey Pottery Jar Vessel Intact 1000 Bce #5
Ancient Near East Bronze Age Beaked Grey Pottery Jar Vessel Intact 1000 Bce #5
Ancient Near East Bronze Age Beaked Grey Pottery Jar Vessel Intact 1000 Bce #5
Ancient Near East Bronze Age Beaked Grey Pottery Jar Vessel Intact 1000 Bce #5
Ancient Near East Bronze Age Beaked Grey Pottery Jar Vessel Intact 1000 Bce #5
Ancient Near East Bronze Age Beaked Grey Pottery Jar Vessel Intact 1000 Bce #5
Ancient Near East Bronze Age Beaked Grey Pottery Jar Vessel Intact 1000 Bce #5

Ancient Near East Bronze Age Beaked Grey Pottery Jar Vessel Intact 1000 Bce #5
Item Description: A grey pottery vessel with a long spout in the shape of a bird's beak. The pot has a short neck and one handle. The the pot has heavy encrustation on areas of the bottom and has scratches and gouges all over from age, but there are no major breaks or cracks and no repairs. There is an old label in Marcel's handwriting on the bottom. Pictured next to a 5.25-inch tall mason jar for scale. Item size: approx 3.5 inches tall, pot is approx 3.25 inches in diameter, with 3 inch-long spout. Marcel Gibrat (Pictured working on a Greek Kylyx in the 1970s), my grandfather, was a Restorer for the Metropolitan Museum of Art in Manhattan and later owned a Madison Avenue Restoration Studio and Art Gallery one block from the Guggenheim Museum. From the 1960s to 1990s. Marcel was undoubtedly a genius and was, as far as I know, the only Restorer for the Met without a PhD.

In fact he had a sixth grade education. He was also a talented painter. Im Max Lewin the curator of what remains of Marcels extensive art collection, comprising ancient, tribal, Asian and European art. I worked with Marcel summers and in college. Marcel was an unquestioned expert in antiquities and all items in the collection from the ancient world are guaranteed to be authentic.

Marcel also had a particular affinity for African tribal art, and while dating such items is problematic, he absolutely had impeccable taste. Some of his opinions on provenance of tribal items have been challenged. There are also Asian items of various quality, and many fine and genuine items from primitive cultures including relatively contemporary (a few hundred years old) and both neolithic and upper paleolithic items. Many of the items have archaeological markings. The item "ANCIENT NEAR EAST BRONZE AGE BEAKED GREY POTTERY JAR VESSEL INTACT 1000 BCE #5" is in sale since Tuesday, October 13, 2020.

This item is in the category "Antiques\Antiquities\Near Eastern".collection" and is located in Eagle, Idaho. This item can be shipped worldwide.


Ancient Near East Bronze Age Beaked Grey Pottery Jar Vessel Intact 1000 Bce #5


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