Rare grain vase in bronze terracotta, from China, Han Dynasty, made in the Shaanxi Province.
In excellent condition. Please note: these type of vase usually has 3 feet, but here there are no feet. Our item did not have any, same as the one shown in picture 8 (not for sale).
Origin: Anc. Collection, Boulevard St Germain
Height: 24.2 cm, base diameter 16.2 cm, body diameter 17.5 cm
Picture 7 shows a similar vase but with its original 3 feet. This vase is not for sale and is only shown as an historical reference for our specimen.
The last two pictures are only for information purposes.
The seller of this lot hereby guarantees that this object was obtained legally. The seller guarantees that he is entitled to ship this object(s). The seller will take care that any necessary permits will be arranged. The seller will inform the buyer about this if this takes more than a few days.
Catawiki disclaimer: This piece has been dated based on a TL test. No further tests, such as, an analysis of pigments or radiography scans have been conducted to check the integrity of the piece.
- Han Dynasty (206 B.C.- 220 A.D.)
- Region/ Country of origin
- Very good condition, see description
- 24×16×17 cm