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Shih So Censer

Auction:
2528B
Lot:
1590
Sold for:
$2,252$1,900

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Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - 2528B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
December 04, 2010 9:00AM

Description:

Shih So Censer, China, late Ming dynasty, 16th/17th century, supported on tripod columnar legs with silver wire inlaid design of cicada blades, the bulbous body decorated with inlaid geometric patterns, with two upright post handles, carved wood stand and cover, Shi Sou mark incised to the base, ht. 5 1/2 in.
Estimate $200-300

Keywords

Shih So Censer, China, Shi Sou, Chinese ceramics, Cicada, Ming Dynasty

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