Sale 20AS02 | Lot 366

A Pair of Chinese Gilt Bronze Buffalo

Catalogue: Asian Works of Art

Lot Details

Lot 366
A Pair of Chinese Gilt Bronze Buffalo
Late Ming/Early Qing Dynasty
The mirrored pair of weights modeled with pleasant expressions. Length 7 1/4 inches

Purchased January 3, 1983 from James B. Godfrey, New York, NY; sold with original receipt

See Sotheby's Hong Kong: 8 April, 2014 Lot 90

C Estates of WR Appleby and Elinor Appleby

Estimate: $2,500 - $3,500
Sold for $11,250 (includes buyer's premium)

Additional Notes & Condition Report

Buffalo are in good structural condition with no apparent losses, repairs or misaligned areas. There is wear to the gilding of both bronzes, moreso to one buffalo (see photos); otherwise with small nicks, surface scratches and other types of handling wear.

Any condition statement is given as a courtesy to a client, is an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact and Doyle New York shall have no responsibility for any error or omission. Please contact the specialist department to request further information or additional images that may be available.

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Estimate: $2,500 - $3,500
Sold for $11,250 (includes buyer's premium)

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Asian Works of Art

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