16 March 2017,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 9,375
Estimate USD 3,000 - USD 5,000
A SILVER-INLAID BRONZE CIRCULAR ORNAMENT
WARRING STATES PERIOD (475-221 BC)
The heavily cast, convex ornament is inlaid on the domed center with a whorl motif formed by three raptor heads spiraling out from the center above a plain silver band on the recessed edge. An attachment loop is in the center of the reverse.
2 3/8 in. (6 cm.) diam.
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Christie’s New York, 1 December 1998, lot 148.
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