Kevin's Fine Oriental Art
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Metalwork : Pre 1492 item #1152443 (stock #CW164)
Kevin's Fine Oriental Art
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An important and very rare pair of inscribed and dated 15th century Ming dynasty antique Chinese bronze altar stem bowls / oil lamps, the vessels of large size, exterior of the circular top pans with four evenly spaced raised rounded studs reserved on geometric pattern ground, the central stem cast in low relief with continuous scene of rocky mountains, cloud pattern and breaking sea waves, each of the circular domed base incised around with a lengthy inscription of the location, name of dono...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Metalwork : Pre 1800 item #1148690 (stock #CW160)
Kevin's Fine Oriental Art
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A very fine and large 17th / 18th century late Ming or early Qing dynasty Chinese bronze incense burner with carved wood cover and stand, the square form bronze vessel “Fang Ding” finely cast to each side of the body with "Taotie" mask reserved on key-fret ground, center of each panel and corners with vertical ridges in high relief, a pair of upright looped handles to top rim, and supported on four cylindrical legs, the metal of deep dark chocolate-brown tone and superb original unpolishe...