Lot 4. Two fragments of a ceremonial bone spatula, Shang dynasty. Length of longest 2¾ in., 7 cm. Estimate: 1,000 - 1,500 USD. Lot sold: 10,710 USD. © Sothebys.
Provenance: Collection of H.K. Burnet.
Sotheby's London, 3rd April 1941, lot 229.
Collection of Professor D.M.S. Watson FSA (1886-1973).
Sotheby's London, 19th October 1965, lots 18 and 19.
Collection of Dr Wou Kiuan (1910-1997).
Wou Lien-Pai Museum, 1968-present, coll. no. E.4.9.
Sotheby's. A Journey Through China's History. The Dr Wou Kiuan Collection Part 1, New York, 22 March 2022