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Pair of Chinese Bronze Cranes


The cranes are standing on a rectangular plinth with their heads raised They are naturalistically cast with detailed feathers on wings and legs, the base is surmounted by numerous small peaks Symbolizing longevity, the crane has always been an suspicious bird in China Compare to the monumental bronze crane on a similar display in the Forbidden Palace in front of the Hall of Supreme Harmony.


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    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Dimensions

    H 65.75 in. x W 19.69 in. x D 25.99 in.

    H 167 cm x W 50 cm x D 66 cm

  • Seller location
    Saint-Ouen, FR
  • Seller reference number
    Dealer since 1960
  • Sold As
    Set of 2
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