Sunday, August 21, 2022
LOT #57

Chinese Bronze Dou Covered Food Vessel

Archaic style having a lid which serves as a bowl, on a footed pedestal base, double handles, and bands of foliate and scroll designs

Estimate: $600 - $800

Hammer Price: $3,250

Provenance: The Estate of George "Yorgo" Demetrakopoulos; professor, assistant director of the Medieval Institute and assistant to the dean at Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, Michigan from 1965-2000

Dimensions: Height: 18 inches, Width: 12 inches, Depth: 9 inches

Condition: Good, overall light wear consistent with normal use; oxidation overall, discolored area on lid having pitting inside and out, hole near rim; pedestal bowl having pitting, hairline crack and numerous pin hole through metal

Disclaimers: please note: this lot came from a house that had been closed for some time and a musty odor may be present

Shipping: Quote Shipping

Sales Tax: California (7.250%), Florida (6.000%), Georgia (8.500%), Kansas (6.500%), New Jersey (6.625%), New Mexico (5.125%), New York (8.875%), Pennsylvania (6.000%), Washington (10.500%)

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