Lot 4: Elegant Song Dynasty Guan Yao Square Cong Shape Vase
October 29, 2016
Kowloon, Hong KongLive Auction
Description: This is an elegant Song Dynasty (12-13th Century) Cong shape vase. The Cong was originally made of jade to worship Heaven since Shang Dynasty. This Cong shape vase was probably made by the Imperial Palace to worship Heaven after Northern Song was defeated by the invaders from the North.
Condition Report: Excellent
Dimensions: H 8 3/8 in., top area 5 in X 5 1/4 in.