Important Bronze figure, Dong Son
Peri-Dongsonian culture, Cambodia, 500-200 BC
Height : 15 cm
Provenance : Private collection, Bruxelles
Publication : "Art Of The Bronze Age In Southeast Asia"
(M. Doustar, 2014), n°8
We know a number of bronze weights in the shape of a seated gure on a chair, see cat. n°12, but this is a remarkably large and spectacular example.
This object has been treated against bronze-illness by Mr. Louis-Pierre Baert, head restorer of the Cinquantenaire Museum in Bruxelles.
Price on request