Decorated Bronze Bracelet, Vietnam, Dong Son culture, middle of the 1st millennium BCE. Estimated: $900 – $1,200. Photo Artemis Gallery
One of the finest bracelets from this culture we have handled! Typical tapered form decorated on each end with scrolls in relief, 6 repeating bands of incised lines along the center section – entire bracelet split lengthwise to allow it to be spread for putting it on the young princess or young prince who wore it. Size: 5″ L. Condition Report: Near choice with fine powder blue/green patina
Provenance: Provenance: Ex-private southern California collection, acquired before 2000.