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A LARGE ARCHAISTIC FAUX BRONZE HU-FORM VASE
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A LARGE ARCHAISTIC FAUX BRONZE HU-FORM VASE

19TH CENTURY

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A LARGE ARCHAISTIC FAUX BRONZE HU-FORM VASE
19TH CENTURY
The body is carved with two bands of angular dragon scroll above a band of pendent blades and below a band of upright blades at the base of the neck, and 'mask and ring' handles are applied to the shoulder, all in gold on a black ground, with imitation encrustation in gold and turquoise enamel on areas of the exterior, interior of the neck and the base, which is carved with an apocryphal Qianlong seal mark.
20¾ in. (52.7 cm.) high
Provenance
Private collection, United States, before 1968, and thence by descent within the family.
Chia-Chu and Siao-Mei Chang Collection; Christie's New York, 13-14 September 2012, lot 1586.

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