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1053

A PARCEL-GILT BRONZE BELL, MING DYNASTY, 16TH / 17TH CENTURY

Estimate:

2,000

to
- 3,000 USD

PROPERTY FROM A MANHATTAN PRIVATE COLLECTION

A PARCEL-GILT BRONZE BELL, MING DYNASTY, 16TH / 17TH CENTURY

A PARCEL-GILT BRONZE BELL, MING DYNASTY, 16TH / 17TH CENTURY

Estimate:

2,000

to
- 3,000 USD

Lot sold:

12,600

USD

A PARCEL-GILT BRONZE BELL

MING DYNASTY, 16TH / 17TH CENTURY

明十六 / 十七世紀 銅局部鎏金趕珠雲龍紋鐘


together with a large duan inkstone, 20th Century and a bronze hu vessel, 20th Century (3)

及 二十世紀 端石雕雲龍紋硯、二十世紀 銅瑞獸耳壺


Height of bell 7¼ in., 18.4 cm

Scattered minor dents and typical surface wear, with minor casting flaws.


見些許微細磕痕及正常磨損,少許鑄造瑕疵。


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The bell:

Dries Blitz, Amsterdam.


The complete lot:

Sotheby's New York, 18 September 2007, lot 127.