The items were taken sometime between August 8th through 11th from Foster-Gwin Art & Antiques located near the Transamerica Pyramid.READ MORE: Newsom Receives COVID Vaccine Booster At Oakland Event Promoting State's Vaccination Push
The taken artifacts include various Greek cups and containers dating back to the sixth century B.C. Also stolen were two Japanese work boxes from the early 19th century. But, the most valuable of the relics stolen is an amphora, a ceramic container, from Corinth that is decorated with panthers, a goat, a swan, a bull and a lion. The vase dates from 625-to-600 B.C. and was selling for $24,000, the Chronicle reported.READ MORE: DA Charges San Jose Police Officer For Punching Woman During Road Rage Incident
A total of $50,000 worth of items were taken during the burglary.
The owners of the told police the items were taken while the building was undergoing construction and didn’t realize they were gone until they took inventory.MORE NEWS: Outside Lands Brings Diverse Line-Up to Golden Gate Park for Halloween Weekend
There was no security video that capture the theft.