Expert on the Middle East and Cyprus, William (Bill) Crawford was Director of Arab-Israeli Affairs at the State Department between 1959-1964, and ambassador to Yemen and then to Cyprus during the 1970's. All Cypriot pieces are accompanied by a copy of the export license issued to Mr. Crawford by Republic of Cyprus, Department of Antiquities.
Or, would you just like to know what you have? As a member of the International Society of Appraisers, Sue McGovern, President of Sands of Time can provide you with a professional valuation of your existing pieces and advise how best to place loved objects so they form part of new collections.
We accept both individual ancient objects and entire collections for sale or consignment. Contact us or phone 202 342 0518 for further details.