15 May 2008,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 1,250
Estimate GBP 1,000 - GBP 1,500
A bronze gilt lacquered model of a dignitary, Ming Dynasty (1368-1644)
the bearded figure standing forward upon a rectangular base, wearing long florally incised robes and tall twin peaked hat, holding before him a hu -- 15 3/8in. (39cm.) high.
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