1077
1077

PROPERTY FROM THE KAHN COLLECTION

AN INLAID ARCHAISTIC BRONZE VESSEL, POU
MING DYNASTY
Estimate
6,0008,000
LOT SOLD. 16,250 USD
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1077

PROPERTY FROM THE KAHN COLLECTION

AN INLAID ARCHAISTIC BRONZE VESSEL, POU
MING DYNASTY
Estimate
6,0008,000
LOT SOLD. 16,250 USD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

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AN INLAID ARCHAISTIC BRONZE VESSEL, POU
MING DYNASTY
the sides rising conically from the broad foot and sweeping inward from the round shoulder to the waisted neck and galleried rim, the body cast with a modified-leiwen ground, each unit of the diaper centered with a boss inlaid with a colored stone, traces of inlaid triangular lappet bands at the shoulder and foot, the patina black with areas of malachite and reddish-brown oxidation
Diameter 10 3/8  in., 26.4 cm
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Provenance

Galerie Helbing Frankfurt, 13th May 1937, lot 262.
Collection of Mr. Moritz Werner (1894-1966), and thence by descent.

Catalogue Note

The form of this vessel is based on pou ritual vessels of the Eastern Zhou through Han dynasties, an example of which can be found in the collection of the Asian Art Museum of San Francisco (coll. no. B60B1031).

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