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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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