古銅獸面紋壺

A bronze ‘taotie’ vase

元 ~ 明 15~16世紀 Yuan ~ Ming dynasty 17th century

高度:33.6cm

寬度: 20cm*20cm

全器呈橢圓狀,口微侈,長頸,鼓腹下垂,圈足外撇,頸腹之際雙獸耳。頸飾一圈蕉葉文,底襯雲雷紋,耳下腹壁飾相向對稱的小夔龍,中央飾ㄧ獸首。

The whole vessel is oval in shape, with a slightly flared mouth, a long neck, a bulging belly and a drooping belly. The neck is decorated with a circle of banana leaf inscriptions, the bottom is lined with cloud and thunder patterns, the belly wall below the ears is decorated with symmetrical small Kuilong, and the center is decorated with an animal head.

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