Exceptional suantouping (garlic clove) bronze vase with brown patina, two chilong with bifid tails in gilt bronze coiled around the neck and facing each other.
On the reverse of the base, the apocryphal mark of Xuande with six characters in kaishu in slight relief and gilt.
H. 23 cm
Weight 1 284 gr.
Provenance: Spink & Son, August 15, 1979