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Bronze Vase

Auction:
2528B
Lot:
834
Sold for:
$385$325

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Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - 2528B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
December 03, 2010 9:00AM

Description:

Bronze Vase, China, 19th century, of archaic drinking vessel gu shape, crisply cast with bands of stylized taotie masks on a key-fret ground, separated by vertical flanges, below a band of cicada blades around the flaring neck, ht. 11 1/8 in.
Estimate $200-300

Keywords

China, Chinese art, Chinese ceramics, Flange, Shang Dynasty, Taotie, Zhou Dynasty

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