$139 - SOLD
Chinese Bronze has long been considered a treasure from China. Dating back to 4000 years ago, Chinese bronze were not only the daily utensils, work tools and weapons of the people of ancient times, but also exquisite works of master craftsmen, which have been handed down from generation to generation. The study of Chinese bronze usually spans an extensive period of time, up to the end of the Han Dynasty (220 AD). Excavation during the early to mid 1950s in the People's Republic of China had discovered many pieces of treasures that are now in the exhibition of Beijing history museum, Shanghai museum and ShannXi History museum. Since ancient Chinese bronze pieces are fetching millions of dollars in auction houses and many are considered national treasures, genuine pieces are difficult to obtain. In the last thirty to forty years, Quality reproduction Chinese bronzes have been made primarily for the museum goers. We have acquired a few beautifully made museum quality reproductions for your selection. Chinese bronze makes wonderful gift and unique home decorative pieces. This bronze was made to be a water container. Size: 11.5" T by 5.5" Deep by 6" W.