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Lot 6966: ARCHAIC BRONZE 'PHOENIX' TRIPOD CENSER

Important Asian Fine Art, Paintings, & Jewelry Auction

by Mega International Auction Inc.

December 17, 2016

San Gabriel, CA, USA

Live Auction
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  • ARCHAIC BRONZE 'PHOENIX' TRIPOD CENSER
  • ARCHAIC BRONZE 'PHOENIX' TRIPOD CENSER
  • ARCHAIC BRONZE 'PHOENIX' TRIPOD CENSER
  • ARCHAIC BRONZE 'PHOENIX' TRIPOD CENSER
  • ARCHAIC BRONZE 'PHOENIX' TRIPOD CENSER
  • ARCHAIC BRONZE 'PHOENIX' TRIPOD CENSER
  • ARCHAIC BRONZE 'PHOENIX' TRIPOD CENSER
  • ARCHAIC BRONZE 'PHOENIX' TRIPOD CENSER
  • ARCHAIC BRONZE 'PHOENIX' TRIPOD CENSER
  • ARCHAIC BRONZE 'PHOENIX' TRIPOD CENSER
   
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Description: The archaic bronze censer is of bulbous, stands on three columnar feet, the body depicts phoenix and bird band, below slightly everted rim with two raised handles, slight discoloration.
Western Zhou Dynasty period.
Height: 7 7/8 in (20.0 cm) Diameter: 6 3/4 in (17.1 cm)


西周 鳳鳥紋鼎
鼎身為立耳、圓腹、三柱足、腹下略鼓,口沿下飾以鳳鳥紋帶,整個造型顯得雄偉凝重,威儀萬端。鳳鳥紋,古代青銅器紋飾之一。鳳,在神話傳說中,為群鳥之長,是羽蟲中最美者,飛時百鳥隨之,尊為百鳥之王。在古人的心中,鳳是吉祥之鳥。

Dimensions: Height: 7 7/8 in (20.0 cm) Diameter: 6 3/4 in (17.1 cm)

Date: Western Zhou Dynasty period.

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