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AN ARCHAIC BRONZE RITUAL WINE VESSEL, JUE LATE SHANG DYNASTY | 商末 青銅獸面紋爵

Estimate:

100,000 - 150,000 HKD

Property of a Lady 女史珍藏

1001

1002

AN ARCHAIC BRONZE RITUAL WINE VESSEL, JUE LATE SHANG DYNASTY | 商末 青銅獸面紋爵

AN ARCHAIC BRONZE RITUAL WINE VESSEL, JUE LATE SHANG DYNASTY | 商末 青銅獸面紋爵

Estimate:

100,000 - 150,000 HKD

Lot sold:

138,600

HKD

Property of a Lady

AN ARCHAIC BRONZE RITUAL WINE VESSEL, JUE

LATE SHANG DYNASTY

女史珍藏

商末 青銅獸面紋爵


h. 19.3 cm

Close examination under UV appears to reveal that one finial and the tip of one leg have been broken off and professionally restored. Typical encrustation and oxidisation to the body.


紫光燈下可見其中一鈕及足尖有損經修復。器面見綠鏽及氧化痕跡。


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Collection of Dr. L. Carrington Goodrich (1894-1986), former Dean Long Professor Emeritus of Chinese and founder of the East Asian Studies department at Columbia University, New York.

Christie's London, 6th November 2012, lot 160.

著名漢學家,前紐約哥倫比亞大學東亞研究系主任、中國歷史學教授 L. Carrington Goodrich (1894-1986年)博士收藏

倫敦蘇富比2012年11月6日,編號160