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Soapstone Censer

Auction:
2528B
Lot:
416
Sold for:
$148$125

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Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - 2528B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
December 03, 2010 9:00AM

Description:

Soapstone Censer, China, the rounded censer with reticulated design of cash coins, surrounded by high relief carving of foo dog group, the lid surmounted by a seated foo dog, the stone of ochre color with dark mottling in contrast with the red stone stand, ht. 12, lg. 11 1/2 in.
Estimate $200-300

Minor loss to the foo dog finial on the lid

Keywords

China, Foobar, Minoan civilization, Soapstone

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