£80 - £120
Chinese patinated bronze study of a deer or stag with relief and incised scroll decoration. 32 cm long approx. (The deer is revered in china and symbolises long life and prosperity, it is often portrayed bearing shou lai motifs) Probably 19th century.
(B.P. 21% + VAT)
Front leg is broken and detached.
Very heavy wear overall with other minor losses.