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Lot 0160

Description

Western China; ca. 4th century BC. A fine pair in classic Ordos style, each depicting a snarling tiger and a bird. The outer rim of mounts are pierced in several places for attachment.

Dimensions

Longest : 5 7/8" (15 cm)

Provenance

Peter Rosenberg Collection, Vallin Galleries, Wilton CT.

Condition

Good excavated condition with much gilding remaining, especially to tigers. Neatly repaired crack at narrow end of one plaque.

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Pair of Ancient Ordos Gilt Bronze Openwork Plaques

Estimate $800 - $1,200Sep 11, 2016
Starting Price $400
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