Asian Art Auction

December 01, 2014

LOT 267
Bronze Ritual Gong Vessel
  • Bronze Ritual Gong Vessel
  • Bronze Ritual Gong Vessel
  • Bronze Ritual Gong Vessel

267

Bronze Ritual Gong Vessel

Of two separate sections and cast in the form of a mythical beast with “C”-form handle to one side and patternd with monster masks against a densely rendered diaper ground, the whole supported on a tall straight foot
7.2" x 8.7" — 18.4 x 22 cm.
61 oz. — 1897 grams

Estimate $4,000-$6,000

Realised: $11,400
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Provenance:

Chinese Archaic Bronzes from the Estate of Victor Topper, Toronto (Lots 263-267)