A LARGE AND IMPRESSIVE BRONZE 'ARROW' VASE
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A LARGE AND IMPRESSIVE BRONZE 'ARROW' VASE

MING DYNASTY, 17TH CENTURY

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A LARGE AND IMPRESSIVE BRONZE 'ARROW' VASE
MING DYNASTY, 17TH CENTURY
The base of the vase is of square-section with a spreading foot, rising to a cylindrical tall neck with four attached tubular sections at the top on the sides. The body is cast with various animals below four upright tubular finials, the neck with numerous figures and immortals. The bronze of a dark brown patina.
26 in. (66 cm.) high
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