Tag: bronze

Chinese 19th C. Bronze Vase – Taotie Mask

Chinese 19th C. Bronze Vase – Taotie Mask

Antique Chinese Bronze Vase with Champleve Cloisonne, Guangxu Period (1875-1908)
Graceful chinese bronze vase, featuring an archaistic band of decoration to the upper part with taotie mask motifs. Also the two ring handles are in the shape of taotie in archaic style.
Perfect condition: only the typical traces of production and age.

Height: ca. 31 cm

Euro 350.-

14th C. Bronze Cosmetic Vessel – “Sormeh”

14th C. Bronze Cosmetic Vessel – “Sormeh”

Small Antique Bronze Vessel, 14th Century, Persia
Fine bronze vessel from beautiful shape, made to use as a container for Kajal, Kohl (cosmetics). The persian name for “Kohl” is “Sormeh”. An unique piece from the 14th Century.
Provenance: from an old dutch Collection
Excellent condition, some traces of use – see photo.

Height: ca. 4,7 cm

18th C. Bronze Krishna – Dancing Child

18th C. Bronze Krishna – Dancing Child

Unique Dancing Bronze Krishna, 18th Century, India
Beautifully bronze Krishna as the dancing child, made in the technic of “lost form”. An unique piece from the 18th Century.
Krishna is one of the most widely revered and most popular of all Indian divinities, worshipped as the eighth incarnation of the Hindu god Vishnu and also as a Svayam Bhagavan (supreme god).
Excellent condition – see photo.

Height: ca. 9 cm

Chinese Kangxi Bronze Jue Wine Vessel – Archaic

Chinese Kangxi Bronze Jue Wine Vessel – Archaic

Chinese Bronze Jue Wine Vessel, Kangxi ~1700, of archaistic shape with a deep body
One side with a handle – the top of the u-form vessel with a pair of capped posts rising from the rim. The body and the handle of the vessel are decorated.
Condition: Some light wear and very minor casting flaws to bronze.

Provenance: Collection Lauw

Height: 125 mm
Wide: 75 mm
Length: 105 mm

Euro 800.-