Lot 226: AN ARCHAIC RITUAL BRONZE FOOD TRIPOD VESSEL, DING
November 11, 2016
Marietta, GA, USALive Auction
Description: The deep rounded body cast with a band of archaic serpent like, the Kui dragons, around the exterior interspersed by leiwen motif, supported upon three cylindrical tall legs and surmounted by upright loop handles on the upper lip. The vessel with an overall mottled milky green and rust-brown patina with some encrustation.
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Dimensions: Dimension: 12" H x 10-1/2" W