1146
1146

PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF JEANNETTE CURUBY

AN ARCHAISTIC BRONZE VESSEL AND COVER
20TH CENTURY
Estimate
2,0003,000
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1146

PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF JEANNETTE CURUBY

AN ARCHAISTIC BRONZE VESSEL AND COVER
20TH CENTURY
Estimate
2,0003,000
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

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AN ARCHAISTIC BRONZE VESSEL AND COVER
20TH CENTURY
 the cover with a snarling tiger face to one end and a horned bovine animal at the other, the central section with a raised flange and S-scrolls on leiwen ground, the pouring vessel cast with ridged body, archaistic scrollwork to the rim, a loop handle issuing from a bovine mask, all resting on four lion-mask paw feet, archaistic inscriptions to the interiors (2)
Length 11 1/2  in., 29. 2 cm
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Provenance

Collection of Dr. James M. Henry, Provost of Lingnan University, Canton, China, 1920s.
Acquired Boston 1940s-60s, and thence by descent.

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