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Parcel-gilt Silver Incense Burner

Auction:
2315
Lot:
323
Sold for:
$17,625$15,000

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Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - 2315
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
October 22, 2005 10:00AM

Description:

Parcel-gilt Silver Incense Burner, Japan, 19th century, body decorated with waves and tortoises, top decorated with phoenix, flowers, cranes, and clouds, handle in the form of a chrysanthemum bud, tripod base of ju-i.

Provenance: William Bigelow Sturgis.
Estimate $2,000-2,500

Keywords

Japan, William Bigelow Sturgis, Botany, Censer

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