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A JAPANESE PRIVATE COLLECTION OF CHINESE BRONZE MIRRORS

A BRONZE 'FLOWER' MIRROR, TANG DYNASTY, A BRONZE 'NARRATIVE' MIRROR, SONG – JIN DYNASTY, AND AN INSCRIBED BRONZE MIRROR
Estimate
20,00030,000
JUMP TO LOT
559

A JAPANESE PRIVATE COLLECTION OF CHINESE BRONZE MIRRORS

A BRONZE 'FLOWER' MIRROR, TANG DYNASTY, A BRONZE 'NARRATIVE' MIRROR, SONG – JIN DYNASTY, AND AN INSCRIBED BRONZE MIRROR
Estimate
20,00030,000
JUMP TO LOT

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Chinese ‎Art including Selected Works of Art from the T.Y. Chao Family Collection

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A BRONZE 'FLOWER' MIRROR, TANG DYNASTY, A BRONZE 'NARRATIVE' MIRROR, SONG – JIN DYNASTY, AND AN INSCRIBED BRONZE MIRROR
the hexafoil Tang mirror cast in relief with six baoxiang flowerheads, the bright silvery patina with cuprite and malachite encrustations; the mirror with figures portraying the legendary dream of Emperor Xuanzong of Tang visiting the Moon Palace; and the inscribed mirror with twelve characters (probably shou) in jiudiezhuan script surrounded by mythical beasts
16.9, 21.5 and 24 cm, 6 5/8, 8 1/2  and 9 1/2  in.
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Chinese ‎Art including Selected Works of Art from the T.Y. Chao Family Collection

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Hong Kong