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Antiquity c. 500BC Probably Greek Sphinx Relief!!

Antiquity c. 500BC Probably Greek  Sphinx Relief!!
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Location: Pasadena, California


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  • Material: Pottery
  • Provenance: thrift store


Antiquity c. 500BC (my new research into the style of the Sphinx suggests that this is Greek, Archaic period (c. 500BC) probably Greek  vase or drinking vessel with fantastic relief, 2  friezes of sphinx facing right each with a human head female wearing jewelry, woman; and women holding grain; c. 10 1/2x 6  inches (6 x 15 cm) stylized decoration; bought in a Pasadena thrift store c. 6 years ago; SPECTACULAR SPHINX DECORATION CIRCA 2,500 YEARS OLD FROM THE CRADLE OF WESTERN CIVILIZATION: ANCIENT GREECE!!!!!!!!!! liquidation of part of a California art collection. Greek art is highly praised for its great artistic quality, much better than Roman art; it is also possible this piece is from the Hellenistic period  (due to Alexander the Great Greek culture spread all over the Middle East, including language and art.


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