• Christie's Interiors auction at Christies

    Sale 2301

    Christie's Interiors

    6 - 7 April 2010, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 246

    THIRTY-EIGHT CHINESE BRONZE COIN-KNIVES,

    WARRING STATES PERIOD (475-221 BC) OR LATER,

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    This lot is offered without a reserve

    THIRTY-EIGHT CHINESE BRONZE COIN-KNIVES,
    WARRING STATES PERIOD (475-221 BC) OR LATER,
    each with slanted blades, some broken, together with four larger knife coins and a broken knife coin
    The largest 7½in. (19cm.) long (41)


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    This lot is offered without reserve.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM THE ARTHUR M. SACKLER COLLECTIONS
    ALL OBJECTS IN THE ARTHUR M. SACKLER COLLECTIONS WERE ACQUIRED PRIOR TO 1978. ADDITIONAL PROVENANCE, EXHIBITION AND PUBLICATION INFORMATION MAY BE FOUND IN THE LOTS' CONDITION REPORTS.