She highlighted three lots:
- Lot 10. A large early Apulian red-figure hydria. Attributed to the painter of the Berlin Dancing Girl. Estimate: £80,000 - 120,000 ("expected to attract bids of up to STG110,000 ($A225,600)"). Lot withdrawn.
- Lot 65. A Roman Marble Acroterion. Estimate ("worth"): £25,000-£35,000. Sold for: £24,000.
- Lot 56. A large Roman marble sarcophagus fragment; "Diana, the goddess of the hunt standing at the centre". Estimate: £60,000 - 90,000. Unsold.
Graham Geddes is expected to pick up more than STG1 million ($A2.05 million) by selling off more than 150 Greek vases and Roman marble reliefs at the Bonhams auction in October.In fact the sale appears to have made just over £470,000; many lots were apparently left unsold. Such an inaccurate forecast gives a balance to the assessment of the sale in today's IHT.
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