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    Sale 2761

    Asian Art

    20 - 21 November 2007, Amsterdam

  • Lot 318

    A BRONZE RITUAL FOOD VESSEL, GUIi

    MING DYNASTY

    Price Realised  

    A BRONZE RITUAL FOOD VESSEL, GUIi
    Ming Dynasty
    The swelling cast with vertical narrow ribs, between bands of dragons reserved on a leiwen ground around the splayed foot and below the flaring rim, applied with animal mask bracket handles, the interior with an archaic inscription
    28.5 cm. wide, across handles, wood stand


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