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LOT 1175

Estimate
GBP (£) 300 - 400
EUR (€) 350 - 470
USD ($) 370 - 490

Sold for (Inc. bp): £390

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CHINESE ORDOS ANIMAL FINIAL
6TH-2ND CENTURY B.C. OR LATER
3 1/8 in. (74 grams, 80 mm).

A zoomorphic copper-alloy finial composed of a tapering round-section body and cockerel's head, low-relief geometric feather detailing to the body and large circular eye to each side; pierced for attachment.

PROVENANCE:
Acquired before the early 1970s.
Ex London, UK, gallery.
Property of a London gentleman.

CONDITION