Exhibition 20062. HAN FITTING
China: Han dynasty B.C. 206 – A.D. 220.
Size: 5" x 2 1/2" (13 x 6cm)
A highly unusual gilt bronze fitting in a
form of a dragon’s head. The neck
becoming a socket for possibly a wooden
shaft. The mouth gripping a tubular form.
The horns used as practical rings.
This exhibit has been sold.
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