A pair of bronze caparisoned elephant vases, 17th century | 十七世紀 銅太平有象尊一對
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A pair of bronze caparisoned elephant vases
Height 14⅞ in., 37.8 cm
One elephant with the vase detached with associated old restoration; there are scattered consolidation and small patch repairs to the hind-body and the caparison drape. The other elephant with one tusk tip broke off; general consolidations to the proper left front leg and the proper right hind leg; there are traces of wax near the neck. Both with expected surface wear and scattered minor casting flaws, consistent with age and type.
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