Results From ‘Western Zhou Dynasty’

LOT 12 – £1000-1500


A late Shang/early Western Zhou dynasty bronze ceremonial wine beaker zhi,
of oval baluster form cast to either side with a taotie mask, the interior with inscription, the whole with encrustation varying in colour from dark brown to malachite green, 12.2cm high.

Condition:  old chips to rim and footrim, slight crack, two small casting holes to side.

商晚期/西周早期青铜礼仪觯(注:读音zhi , 古代饮酒器皿)。

高 12.2厘米。

状况:口沿和圈足历史遗留缺口,细裂缝,侧两小铸造孔。