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Bronze Vase

Auction:
2528B
Lot:
1655
Sold for:
$385$325

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

Description:

Bronze Vase, China, Ming dynasty (1368-1644), the hu-shaped body cast with a band of wave and rock pattern, flanked by elephant-head lugs with realistically rendered ears and tusks, raised on a pedestal foo cast with a band of brocade design, that is repeated on the thick mouth rim, ht. 8 3/4 in.
Estimate $200-300

Slightly dented to the body, crack to the rim and base

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China, elephant-head, Chinese ceramics

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