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PROPERTY OF A JAPANESE GENTLEMAN

A PAIR OF GILT-BRONZE 'MASK' RING-HANDLES
EASTERN HAN – SIX DYNASTIES
Estimate
15,00020,000
LOT SOLD. 43,750 HKD
JUMP TO LOT
374

PROPERTY OF A JAPANESE GENTLEMAN

A PAIR OF GILT-BRONZE 'MASK' RING-HANDLES
EASTERN HAN – SIX DYNASTIES
Estimate
15,00020,000
LOT SOLD. 43,750 HKD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

Chinese Art, including Snuff Bottles and Jades from an Old Hong Kong Family Collection

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Hong Kong

A PAIR OF GILT-BRONZE 'MASK' RING-HANDLES
EASTERN HAN – SIX DYNASTIES
each cast with a taotie mask, issuing a hook that suspends a loose ring
6.5 cm, 2 1/2  in.
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Catalogue Note

See two related pairs of 'mask' ring-handles, illustrated in Chugoku kodai no bijitsu [Ancient Chinese works of art], Idemitsu Art Gallery, Tokyo, 1978, no. 137 top right; and a silver pair from the collection of Dr Johan Carl Kempe, sold at Christie's New York, 12th September 2019, lot 532.

Chinese Art, including Snuff Bottles and Jades from an Old Hong Kong Family Collection

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Hong Kong