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Covered Bronze Censer

Auction:
2939M
Lot:
250
Sold for:
$86$70

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Auction:
Discovery - 2939M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
October 13, 2016 10:00AM

Description:

Covered Bronze Censer, Japan, 20th century, shishi "embroidered ball"-shape, on three stylized floral branch feet, resting on a round base with an openwork double coin design, the cover topped with a lion, ht. 9 1/8 in.
Estimate $400-600

chipped to a corner of the cover, surface dirt.


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

Japan, Business, Censer, Coin, One cent coin, Openwork, Shishi, Visual arts

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