A Chinese gilt-bronze support fitting,
in the Han dynasty style, hollow-casted as a bear seated with a D-shape opening to the top, its forepaws resting on the bent rear legs and the mouth opening in a roar, the body incised with hair details and a strip of circles down the centre of the back,
7.8cm high, and
a gilt-bronze weight,
in the shape of a bear,
4.3cm long (2)
鎏金铜熊形器足 及 鎏金铜熊形席镇
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Sold for £1,300
Both with surface scratches and dents, knocks to edges, gilt rubbed, verdigris throughout.
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Auction: Asian Art - Live Online, Fri, 14th May 2021
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