AN ARCHAIC BRONZE RITUAL FOOD VESSEL, GUI WESTERN ZHOU DYNASTY | 西周 青銅夔龍紋簋
AN ARCHAIC BRONZE RITUAL FOOD VESSEL, GUI WESTERN ZHOU DYNASTY | 西周 青銅夔龍紋簋
AN ARCHAIC BRONZE RITUAL FOOD VESSEL, GUI WESTERN ZHOU DYNASTY | 西周 青銅夔龍紋簋
AN ARCHAIC BRONZE RITUAL FOOD VESSEL, GUI WESTERN ZHOU DYNASTY | 西周 青銅夔龍紋簋
AN ARCHAIC BRONZE RITUAL FOOD VESSEL, GUI WESTERN ZHOU DYNASTY | 西周 青銅夔龍紋簋
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AN ARCHAIC BRONZE RITUAL FOOD VESSEL, GUI WESTERN ZHOU DYNASTY | 西周 青銅夔龍紋簋

Estimate: 15,000 - 25,000 GBP

AN ARCHAIC BRONZE RITUAL FOOD VESSEL, GUI WESTERN ZHOU DYNASTY | 西周 青銅夔龍紋簋

Estimate: 15,000 - 25,000 GBP

Lot Sold:68,750GBP

Lot Details

Description

PROPERTY FROM AN ENGLISH PRIVATE COLLECTION

英國私人收藏


AN ARCHAIC BRONZE RITUAL FOOD VESSEL, GUI

WESTERN ZHOU DYNASTY

西周 青銅夔龍紋簋


the deep U-shaped sides flaring slightly at the mouth, flanked by a pair of loop handles issuing from bovine masks and terminating in a pendent tab, cast around the body with a large band featuring a pair of prominent confronted kui dragons and centered on a raised mask forming a flange, the tall slightly flared foot decorated with a frieze of stylised birds, all against a leiwen ground

Width across handles 27.5 cm, 10¾ in.

Condition Report

The vessel has three small V-shaped sections of loss to the rim, one with an associated 2cm., vertical hairline crack, a shallow dent to the footrim and a light malachite and cuprite encrustation in particular to the interior.


中文內容僅供參考,請以英文原版為準。口沿見三處V型缺損,其一有約2公分細沖,足沿有一處凹痕,外壁可見一輕微赤銅翠綠色鐵斑。


"In response to your inquiry, we are pleased to provide you with a general report of the condition of the property described above. Since we are not professional conservators or restorers, we urge you to consult with a restorer or conservator of your choice who will be better able to provide a detailed, professional report. Prospective buyers should inspect each lot to satisfy themselves as to condition and must understand that any statement made by Sotheby's is merely a subjective, qualified opinion. Prospective buyers should also refer to any Important Notices regarding this sale, which are printed in the Sale Catalogue.

NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF BUSINESS PRINTED IN THE SALE CATALOGUE."


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Saleroom Notice

This lot is sold with no reserve. Please refer to the printed catalogue for information on lots sold with no reserve. 此拍品將以無底價上拍。有關無底價拍品的詳細内容,請參閱圖錄。

Cataloguing

Provenance

Sotheby's London, 7th June 2000, lot 100.

倫敦蘇富比2000年6月7日,編號100

Important Chinese Art
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