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Roman - Forty pieces of Decorated Wall Plaster

Antiquities - Late Entries


LOT 677

Estimate
GBP (£) 150 - 250
EUR (€) 170 - 290
USD ($) 190 - 310

Sold for (Inc. premium): £127

ROMAN - FORTY PIECES OF DECORATED WALL PLASTER

Circa 1st century AD. An interesting group of forty fragments of fresco-painted thick wall plaster; mostly geometric patterns in various pastel colours. 8.5 kilograms (total). Well preserved and stable, many with good colour.

Provenance
Reputed to be from Pompeii, Italy. Acquired in the 19th century; ex Jeger collection, Switzerland (with copy of letter from the collector, regarding this material).

Date
Friday 19th March 2010 at The Swedenborg Hall 20-21 Bloomsbury WayLondon WC1A 2TH

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Friday 19th March 2010 at The Swedenborg Hall 20-21 Bloomsbury WayLondon WC1A 2TH

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