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Asian Bronze Bell, Rock Crystal Buddha & Chinese C

Lot 0214
Asian Bronze Bell, Rock Crystal Buddha, and Chinese Carved Relief Vase, 3 items total. 1st item: Chinese or Tibetan cast bronze temple bell with relief decoration, including animal motifs and Arabic characters surmounted by a crown. 10 1/2" H. 5.2 lbs. 19th century. 2nd item: Chinese carved rock crystal Buddha, depicted seated and holding an object in the right hand, with a downcast expression. 4 1/2" H. 20th century. 3rd item: Chinese Han Dynasty heavily relief carved earthenware vase, possibly a funerary vase, having bands of applied figural relief decoration, including a dragon around the neck and warriors with dog around the body, with relief floral elements throughout. Housed in a custom fitted box. Vase - 8" H. Box - 6 1/2" H x 10 1/2" W x 7 1/2" D. Provenance: Estate of Martha Lyman, Dayton, TN.


1st item: Overall good condition with light oxidation. 2nd item: Very slight surface scratching. 3rd item: Some scattered chips to rim and base, losses to original brown glaze.

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Asian Bronze Bell, Rock Crystal Buddha & Chinese C

Estimate $250 - $350Oct 05