A gold inlaid iron belthook Eastern Zhou Dynasty

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Lot 201*
A gold inlaid iron belthook
Eastern Zhou Dynasty

£ 2,000 - 3,000
US$ 2,800 - 4,200
Amended
A gold inlaid iron belthook
Eastern Zhou Dynasty
The S-shaped body with a crescent-shaped terminal decorated with a gold inlaid taotie mask sloping from the centre towards the edges and formed of C-scrolls, 8.3cm (3¼in) long; and a pair of silver-inlaid iron pliers (loss to decoration and degradation to body), 12.7cm (5in) long.
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