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Chinese Bronze Lamp Base Archaic Shang Dynasty Fenglei Design Sculpture
Precio habitual $1,934.00
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- Out of this world sculpture! Add a touch of ancient Chinese culture to your decor with this 1 fascinating Chinese Bronze Lamp Base Sculpture. Featuring an enigmatic Fenglei design from the Shang Dynasty, it's certain to be the star of your living space! Turn heads and bring history to life with it - it's pre-dynastic chic!
- Ancient bronze vessels were used for the purpose of ancestor veneration and worship in Chinese culture.
- Having the cast decoration of traditional Chinese archaic style with stylized eyes and mask imagery.
- A feature that stands out is the design of this lamp base which imitates ancient Chinese ritual wine or food vessels, vases or "Fang lei", from the archaic Chinese Bronze Age 1650BC.
- Circa 1920 early 20th century Republic of China Dynasty 1912-1949.
- So collectible.
- Provenance bought from a private seller.
- Hand made from cast bronze.
- It is hollow inside, so you can get an electrician to fit a light and wiring and convert it into a functional lamp.
- Origin from China.
- Superb heavy quality, weighing just over 6kg wrapped.
- Highly sought after by collectors.
- Fine display item for a TV film theater studio props shop.
- Condition report.
- Offered in overall fine used old worn condition having beautiful wear verdigris patina.
- Having some noticeable scuffs, scratches, wear commensurate with usage & old age.
- International worldwide shipping is available.
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Dimensions in centimetres