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Ancient Roman Bronze Fire Starter c.2nd century AD

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Ancient Roman Bronze Fire Starter c.2nd century AD

Lot 0064 Details

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Ancient Roman Bronze Fire Starter c.2nd century AD. Size 1 1/2 inches length. A Fine and Very Rare fire starter in the form of two birds facing each other. Condition: Perfect. Provenance: from the estate of Robert Thompson of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Bob represented the extensive dedication, scholarship, and attention to detail that the antiquity collecting community requires. Bob started collecting in the 1960s and dedicated a substantial portion of his time to the acquisition, attribution, and conservation of his collection. As is evident from the quality, artistic merit and historic interest of each artifact. SKU#MR
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Ancient Roman Bronze Fire Starter c.2nd century AD

Estimate $100 - $125
Apr 22, 2018
Starting Price $60
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Palmyra Heritage Gallery

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0064: Ancient Roman Bronze Fire Starter c.2nd century AD

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Est. $100 - $125Starting Price $60
David Fromkin & Robert Thompson Antiquities
Sun, Apr 22, 2018 11:00 AM
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Lot 0064 Details

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Ancient Roman Bronze Fire Starter c.2nd century AD. Size 1 1/2 inches length. A Fine and Very Rare fire starter in the form of two birds facing each other. Condition: Perfect. Provenance: from the estate of Robert Thompson of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Bob represented the extensive dedication, scholarship, and attention to detail that the antiquity collecting community requires. Bob started collecting in the 1960s and dedicated a substantial portion of his time to the acquisition, attribution, and conservation of his collection. As is evident from the quality, artistic merit and historic interest of each artifact. SKU#MR

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