Bronze Bottle Vase

c. 1850
$1,280 USD SOLD
Dimensions
H: 7.0" Dia: 2.5"
Materials
Bronze
Collection #
BTF062
Estimated Shipping
$75

This 19th century petite bronze vase was intricately cast with finely detailed mythical dragons circling its neck. The Chinese dragon is a powerful symbol of good fortune and was often used to show rank and power. Dragons also represent relief and abundance and are thought to bring rain to parched lands. A fine vase like this would have been a collector's treasure originally used for ceremonies and rituals.

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