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    Sale 5336

    Chinese Art

    7 November 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 416

    A LARGE BRONZE BELL, 16TH/17TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A LARGE BRONZE BELL, 16TH/17TH CENTURY
    cast in the archaistic-style with a twin dragon loop handle, rows of raised bosses and shaped panels with lines of calligraphy, supported on a later stand, with a horn gong stick -- 17¾in. (45.2cm.) high.


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