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An archaic bronze ritual wine vessel (Jue), Late Shang Dynasty

Estimate:

3,000

to
- 5,000 USD

Property from a Florida Private Collection

An archaic bronze ritual wine vessel (Jue), Late Shang Dynasty

An archaic bronze ritual wine vessel (Jue), Late Shang Dynasty

Estimate:

3,000

to
- 5,000 USD

Lot sold:

40,320

USD

An archaic bronze ritual wine vessel (Jue)

Late Shang Dynasty

商末 父辛爵


handle enclosing an inscription reading fu xin, together with an archaistic bronze jue, Qing dynasty, Japanese wood box (4)

及 清 銅仿古獸面紋爵


Height 9 in., 23 cm

The spout has a section of loss. The tip opposite of the spout spout broke off. A horizontal crack to the side of the body underneath the top rim, measuring approx. 6.8 cm. A vertical crack to the base near one leg (approx. 3.5 cm) , the same leg with a short horizontal crack to the top. Scattered losses to the edges and tips of legs. Please note that this piece was not examined under X-ray.


流見一處缺損。尾尖端斷裂。腹側上部見一道橫向細裂,約6.8公分。腹底側一足附近見一縱向細裂(約3.5公分),該足上緣見一橫向短小細裂。足側及足尖均見少許小缺損。請注意本件拍品未經X光檢視。


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Nakaya Fine Art Curios, Nikko, Japan, 1951.