Chinese Dian Scenic Plaque
Antiquities - China and Far East
GBP (£) 500 - 700
EUR (€) 580 - 810
USD ($) 620 - 870
4th-2nd century BC
A bronze openwork plaque depicting a bull with rope around its neck being led to a large pole by five figure, one hanging from the bull's horns; behind the pole a large male figure leading a smaller figure by the head; below an interlaced serpent with horned head. 140 grams, 15.5cm (6"). Fine condition.
Property of a London collector; by inheritance from his grandfather; acquired during travels in the Far East in the 1920s.
Monday 27th February 2017 :
Antiquities & Coins
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Lot No. 0705