Ming Dynasty Bronze Figure of Guandi or Guan Yu For Sale
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Ming Dynasty Bronze Figure of Guandi or Guan Yu

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A Chinese Ming dynasty two-piece bronze incense censer or cache in the Form of Guandi or Guan Yu holding a sword in his right hand sitting on a natural boulder. The sculpture or figure with a hat, long beard is elegantly robed with a lion or tiger sache belt. Detailed chasing and cast worthy of the most scrutinizing collector. A very commanding piece that would adorn any Siddhartha Gautama, Shakyamuni Buddha sacred space. Measures: Height 6.2 x 5.7 x 4 inches (15.5 x 14.5 x 10.2 cm). Condition: Excellent with one firing crack in back of robe fold. Bend to sword.  

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  • Creator
    China (Maker)
  • Of the Period
  • Place of Origin
  • Date of Manufacture
    1660
  • Period
    Late 17th Century
  • Materials and Techniques
    CastBronze
  • Condition
    Good
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Dimensions
    H 6.2 in. x W 5.5 in. x D 4 in.H 15.75 cm x W 13.97 cm x D 10.16 cm
  • Seller Location
    Dallas, TX
  • Reference Number
    LU1774214214842
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