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Lot 4

Ordos Bronze Figurine of a Recumbent Doe

Estimate: $500 - $1,000

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$0 $25
$300 $50
$1,000 $100
$3,000 $200
$5,000 $500
$10,000 $1,000
$20,000 $2,000
$50,000 $5,000
$100,000 $10,000
$500,000 $25,000
$1,000,000 $50,000
$10,000,000 $100,000
Small Ordos bronze figurine of a recumbent doe, 5th-4th century BCE. The figure with its legs folded beneath the hollow body, small erect ears, an open mouth, and a slender neck. The figurine with a lovely green patina. With a Lucite display stand.

Provenance: Christie's, London, October 26, 2004, "A Peaceable Kingdom: The Leo Mildenberg Collection," Lot 355; Apolonia Ancient Art, Denver, Colorado; Since 2007 Private Collection, Minnesota.

Height: 3 1/2 in x width: 4 1/4 in x depth: 2 in.


The item is in fair condition overall with no major dents, cracks, or losses that affect the overall work. All parts are present. As expected, there is heavy oxidation throughout. Wear throughout. There are two minute holes to the exterior. Wear to the stand. No visible sign of restoration under UV light. Please contact us for a detailed condition report. Please note that the lack of a condition statement does not imply perfect condition. Email with any condition questions.

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