• Christie's Interiors auction at Christies

    Sale 2301

    Christie's Interiors

    6 - 7 April 2010, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 240

    THREE CHINESE BRONZE FITTINGS,

    LATE SHANG/WARRING STATES (12TH-3RD CENTURY BC),

    Price Realised  

    This lot is offered without a reserve

    THREE CHINESE BRONZE FITTINGS,
    LATE SHANG/WARRING STATES (12TH-3RD CENTURY BC),
    comprising a finial with a bovine mask, two hollow-cast ferrules or ge-shaft caps, and a curved applique
    The applique 5 1/8in. (13cm.) long (4)


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    Special Notice

    This lot is offered without reserve.


    Saleroom Notice

    Please note this lot contains 4 pieces, not 3 as listed in the first line of cataloguing.


    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.