London, South Kensington
29 March 2007
AN Chinese archaistic BRONZE VASE, hu, MING DYNASTY, AND A CHINESE COPPER HANDWARMER, 18TH CENTURY
the vase with twin loose ringed handles to the sides, the main body decorated with a central band of geometric and free designs above a border of lappets -- 8¼in. (21cm.) high; the handwarmer with twin upright hinged loop handles, the pierced cover and warmer decorated with figures in landscape scenes and panels depicting flowers and foliage -- 8¼in. (21cm.) wide.
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