Lot 175. A bronze 'Dongson' drum. Diameter 18 1/4 in., 46.4 cmEstimate 7,000 — 9,000 USDLot sold 9,375 USD. Photo Sotheby's

the waisted circular body and flat top cast with multiple concentric decorative bands, the sides applied with two pairs of double loop handles, wood stand (2).

ProvenanceMadame Chiang Kai-shek Collection.

Sotheby's. Fine Chinese Ceramics & Works of Art, New York, 11 september 2012