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Bronze Ding

Auction:
2528B
Lot:
1635
Sold for:
$3,081$2,600

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Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - 2528B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
December 04, 2010 9:00AM

Description:

Bronze Ding, China, in Spring and Autumn period style, the archaic food vessel ding raised on tripod feet cast with taotie masks and animal claws, the bulbous body cast with bands of interlocking scrolls, flanked by upright handles, the cover decorated en suite and applied with three ears, dia. 5 7/8, ht. 7 3/8 in.

N.B. Test results available.

Estimate $3,000-5,000

Keywords

China, archaic food vessel, Chinese art, Chinese ceramics, Scroll, Shang Dynasty, Taotie, Zhou Dynasty

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