Lot 5: Bronze Vessel of DUI Type, Style of the Zhou Dynasty
October 22, 2016
Berlin, Berlin, GermanyLive Auction
China, stlye of the Zhou dynasty (1027-256 v. Chr.)
Globular vessel with lid
Each with 2 ring handles and 3 feet in the form of mystical figures
The exterior decorated with inscriptions, ornamental birds and stylized cicadas in relief
Height: 44.5 cm; circumference: 92 cm
The vessel is in a good condition according to age, showing typical malachite incrustations and corrosion marks. One foot has been glued. The height is 44.5 cm, and the circumference is 92 cm.
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