1145
1145
A LARGE BRONZE ARCHAISTIC VASE (FANG HU)
QING DYNASTY
Estimate
5,0007,000
JUMP TO LOT
1145
A LARGE BRONZE ARCHAISTIC VASE (FANG HU)
QING DYNASTY
Estimate
5,0007,000
JUMP TO LOT

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A LARGE BRONZE ARCHAISTIC VASE (FANG HU)
QING DYNASTY
of rectangular section, the baluster-form body rising from a splayed foot to a waisted neck and flared mouth, flanked by a pair of mythical beast handles, the neck with cicada-form lappets rising from a band of stylized figures against a leiwen ground, the shoulder with pairs of coiled dragons in thread relief tumbling between two line borders, the belly with a taotie mask over a leiwen ground and dangling cicada-shaped lappets, the foot with a pair of kuilong over leiwen
Height 17 1/4  in., 43.8 cm
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