Flower vase - Bronze - Archaistic - China - Ming Dynasty (1368-1644)

Description
Flower vase - Bronze - Archaistic - China - Ming Dynasty (1368-1644)
Fair condition, see description - 22×0×0 cm

A chinese bronze flower vase with 2 dragon handles, squat globular body and bulbous mouth. There is a recessed inset base. There seems to be a very old flaking layer of lacquer or similar inside the foot rim.
Dating from the Ming dynasty, it stands 22 cms high and weighs 752 gms.
There is a significant dent to the rim which should be reparable by a skilled metal restorer. It is in otherwise good condition with a nice patina.

Lot details
Object
Flower vase
Technique
Cast
Material
Bronze
Period
Ming Dynasty (1368-1644)
Region/ Country of origin
China
Theme/ depiction
Archaistic
Condition
Fair condition, see description
Dimensions
22×0×0 cm
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