An early Jewish limestone Ossuary
Lot 59
An early Jewish limestone ossuary
Sold for £1,875 (US$ 3,151) inc. premium
Auction Details
Lot Details
An early Jewish limestone ossuary
Roman Period, circa 1st Century B.C/A.D.
Of hollow rectangular form, one side engraved with three rosette roundels, a band of arcs beneath, within linear borders, set on vestigial legs, part of the lid remaining, 7in x 7½in x 15in (18cm x 19cm x 38cm)


  • Provenance:
    Private collection of an Austrian diplomat, acquired from 1976-1981.
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