Asia House, Chinese Porcelain and Art
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #370802
Asia House
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A superb,small bronze opium weight in the shape of a horse,displays a rich,brown patina acquired over the years from the handling of one person to another.This form modelled to the likeness of a horse,stands four square on an oval base. Condition:Excellent.Circa:Qing Dynasty,mid-late 19thC(1850-1880)Size:1 5/8"high x1 1/4" base diameter x 1/2lb(aprox)An unusual form that should be a must for your opium weight collection.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #70831
Asia House
"Sold" Thank you California
A bronze form modelled in the shape of a mythical bird standing with feet squared on an ornate round base,eyes focused on what's in its mouth with back tail feathers raised and arched forward.Three distinct horizontal layers of feathers encircle the bird's neck,giving it a very regal appearance.The grooved handle extends from the back of the bird's head to the tip of the tail feathers with a tiny baby bird perched in the middle middle of the handle. The condition is excellent with normal wear ...