A large Chinese bronze 'Gui' vessel on hardwood stand, Yuan

259

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L.: 34 cm - H.: 24,5 cm (incl. stand)

Condition: (UV-checked)
- The bronze vessel in excellent condition, with typical superficial encrustation and patination. A small negligible spot of discoloration on the upper rim. The lingzhi on the upper part of the handles slightly deformed. The surface with traces of lacquer. The base with characters around a Bagua center.
- The wooden stand with a visible tension crack and further superficial wear and scuff marks, but in solid condition.