2 19th C. Bronze Vessels, Nepal, including a ribbed bowl and a vase (repaired bottom). Largest Size: 8.5" x 6" x 6" (22 x 15 x 15 cm). Total weight: 2130 grams. Provenance: Matthew Friedman Collection. Matthew Friedman is author of three books on the subject of antique Asian bronze, including 1) Nepalese Casted Decanters, Vessels and Bowls 2) Bangladesh Metal Casting: Five Techniques 3) Nepalese Cast Ceremonial Lamps. He is currently the Chief Executive Officer of The Mekong Club, an organization made up of Hong Kong-based private sector business leaders who have joined forces to help fight human trafficking.