Lot 258: A beautiful Chinese bronze belt hook
December 4, 2016
Montrose, CA, USALive Auction
Description: A beautiful Chinese bronze belt hook, Warring States to Han Dynasty, c. 3rd 2nd Century BC, with a stylized animal head within the second of two loops, the tab on the opposite with inscription in relief. A very handsome piece with a nice mottled green patina. 35 x 33mm and 40 x 15mm. Ex Southern California estate, acquired mid-20th Century.
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