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Purple Glazed Incense Holder

Auction:
2528B
Lot:
603
Sold for:
$1,896$1,600

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

Description:

Purple Glazed Incense Holder, China, 19th century, compressed round body, the top section shaped into a lotus seed pod with three perforations for holding incense, covered with aubergine glaze thinning to lavender around the rim, Qianlong six-character mark to the base, ht. 2 3/4 in.
Estimate $300-500

Chip to the foot ring. Drill hole to base.

Keywords

China, Chinese ceramics, Drill, Drilling and threading, Metalworking hand tools, Porcelain, Pottery, Qianlong Emperor

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