Lot 14. A group of three Chinese bronze items, Western Zhou period (1100-771 BC) - Tang dynasty (618-907). The largest, 10 5/8 in. (27 cm.) high. Estimate GBP 1,000 - GBP 1,500. Price realised GBP 1,375. © Christie's Images Ltd 2019.
Comprises a small bronze ritual axe; a large bronze spear head; and a lobed bronze mirror.
Provenance: The mirror: China-Bohlken, Berlin, 1930s (two bills, undated) to Hermann Rosenfeld.
All pieces: The Hermann Rosenfeld Collection, Hamburg, Germany, circa 1930s.
Acquired by the current owner from the heirs of Mr. Hermann Rosenfeld.
Christie's. A South American Private Collection, London, 5 December 2019