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Fall Fine Art & Antiques Auction - Day 2

Sat, Oct 7, 2023 09:00AM EDT
Lot 190

3 Asian Bronze Items, Elephant, Teapot & Buddha

Estimate: $400 - $450

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1st item: Japanese Meiji period patinated bronze sculpture depicting a seated elephant with a raised trunk and open mouth. Seal form mark to the base. 7 1/4" H x 7" L x 4 1/4" W. 2nd item: Asian, possibly Chinese, bronze gourd form teapot with raised figural processional decoration to each side of the body, raised foliate decoration to the lid and fruit finial together with a branch form handle. Base with impressed seal mark. 4" H x 5" L x 3 1/4" D. Late 19th/Early 20th century. 3rd item: Miniature Asian "Laughing Buddha" bronze sculpture, unmarked. 1 3/4" H. 20th century.


1st item: Overall very good condition with very light wear, undersides of feet with minor losses to patinated finish. 2nd item: Overall very good condition. Surface shows evidence of cleaning. 3rd item: Overall good condition with verdigris patinated surface.

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