Lot 1009. An archaic bronze ritual food vessel, liding, Early Zhou dynasty; h. 18.3 cm. Estimate: 80,000 - 120,000 HKD. Lot sold: 88,200 HKD. Photo: Sotheby's.
Provenance: Acquired in Tokyo, late 1990s.
Note: A closely related late Shang liding vessel from the collection of the Neiraku Bijutsukan, Nara was sold in our London rooms, 16th June 1999, lot 726, and again 9th November 2011, lot 383, from the collection of Sir Peter Moores.
Sotheby's. Chinese Art Including Property from the Collection of Cheng Huan, Hong Kong, 18 December 2020