16 March 2017,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 6,875
Estimate USD 3,000 - USD 5,000
TWO SILVER-INLAID BRONZE FITTINGS
WARRING STATES PERIOD (475-221 BC)
One is a hollow-cast ferrule decorated on both sides of the tapering oval section with a long-necked bird beside a dragon head that projects from the front edge, its body continuing into the upper section which is cast in the shape of an animal leg. The other is a hollow-cast chariot fitting of lenticular section decorated with birds above and below an encircling raised band.
5 and 4 3/8 in. (12.6 and 11.2 cm.) high
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