Lot 6953: ARCHAIC BRONZE RITUAL FOOD VESSEL, GUI
December 17, 2016
San Gabriel, CA, USALive Auction
The swelling body is cast in relief on each side with a large taotie mask, above a key-fret band, with a pair of loop handles cast at the top with a horned mask, along the sides with intaglio scrolls and at the bottom with a pendent tab, raised on a spreading foot, bottom with diamond shaped pattern, stands on top of wood openwork carved stand.
Height: 3 in (7.6 cm) Diameter: 6 in (15.2 cm)
Dimensions: Height: 3 in (7.6 cm) Diameter: 6 in (15.2 cm)