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Roman - Forty pieces of Decorated Wall Plaster

Antiquities - Late Entries


LOT 677

Estimate
GBP (£) 150 - 250
EUR (€) 170 - 280
USD ($) 200 - 330
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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).

Condition
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 Antiquities & Coins

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