AN ARCHAIC BRONZE RITUAL FOOD VESSEL (DING),  LATE SHANG DYNASTY
AN ARCHAIC BRONZE RITUAL FOOD VESSEL (DING),  LATE SHANG DYNASTY
AN ARCHAIC BRONZE RITUAL FOOD VESSEL (DING),  LATE SHANG DYNASTY
AN ARCHAIC BRONZE RITUAL FOOD VESSEL (DING),  LATE SHANG DYNASTY
AN ARCHAIC BRONZE RITUAL FOOD VESSEL (DING),  LATE SHANG DYNASTY
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PROPERTY FROM THE KLINK FAMILY COLLECTION

AN ARCHAIC BRONZE RITUAL FOOD VESSEL (DING), LATE SHANG DYNASTY

Estimate: 80,000 - 120,000 USD

PROPERTY FROM THE KLINK FAMILY COLLECTION

AN ARCHAIC BRONZE RITUAL FOOD VESSEL (DING), LATE SHANG DYNASTY

Estimate: 80,000 - 120,000 USD
Lot sold:226,800USD

Description

AN ARCHAIC BRONZE RITUAL FOOD VESSEL (DING)

LATE SHANG DYNASTY

商末 鼎鼎



the deep U-shaped body supported on three tall cylindrical legs, the everted rim set with two upright loop handles, crisply cast around the body with a band of three pairs of stylized confronting dragons against a leiwen ground, centered by short vertical flanges, all above a skirt of pendent triangular lappets enclosing formalized cicadas on leiwen ground, cast to the inside rim with a single pictogram reading ding, the surface with malachite encrustation, wood stand (2)


銘文:


Height 8⅝ in., 22 cm

Condition Report

The rim has a restored crack, measuring approx. 2 cm long. Otherwise, the vessel is in overall good condition with some expected wear, consistent with age. X-ray images available upon request.


整體品相良好,惟見口沿一處約2公分長舊裂經修補。器面見磨痕,實屬正常。

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Provenance

Collection of A. F. Glathe.

Collection of William A. Klink (1923-2019), acquired prior to 1947, and thence by descent.


來源

A. F. Glathe 收藏

威廉姆•克林克 (1923-2019) 收藏,得於1947年之前,此後家族傳承

Literature

Chen Mengjia, Meidiguozhuyi jielue de woguo Yin Zhou tongqi jilu [Compilation of Yin and Zhou archaic bronzes in America], Beijing, 1962, no. A16.


出版

陳夢家,《美帝國主義劫掠的我國殷周銅器集錄》,北京,1962年,編號A16

AN ARCHAIC BRONZE RITUAL FOOD VESSEL (DING),  LATE SHANG DYNASTY
PROPERTY FROM THE KLINK FAMILY COLLECTION
AN ARCHAIC BRONZE RITUAL FOOD VESSEL (DING), LATE SHANG DYNASTY
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