Asian Art

June 1520, 2019
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LOT 107

Lot 107

An Archaistic Bronze 'Hu' Vessel, Qing Dynasty

An Archaistic Bronze 'Hu' Vessel, Qing Dynasty
Lot 107 Details
An Archaistic Bronze 'Hu' Vessel, Qing Dynasty

清 銅仿古雙耳壺

Raised on a pedestal foot, the large pear-shaped body rising to a flared neck flanked by a pair of animal head handles, the vessel decorated with three bands of taotie masks and archaistic beasts against a leiwen ground
height 23.1 in — 58.7 cm

Estimate $3,000-$5,000

Realised: $2,040
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

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An Archaistic Bronze 'Hu' Vessel, Qing Dynasty
  • An Archaistic Bronze 'Hu' Vessel, Qing Dynasty

Estate of Sonja Bata, Toronto

出自多倫多Bata鞋博物館創始人Sonja Bata家族遺產


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LOT 107

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  • 5 Stars: Excellent - No discernable damage, flaws or imperfections
  • 4 Stars: Very Good - Minor flaws or imperfections visible only under close inspection using specialised instruments or black light
  • 3 Stars: Good - Minor flaws visible upon inspection under standard lighting
  • 2 Stars: Fair - Exhibits flaws or damage that may draw the eye under standard lighting
  • 1 Star: Poor - Flaws or damage immediately apparent under standard lighting (examples: missing components, rips, broken glass, damaged surfaces, etc.)

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