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Bronze Censer

Auction:
2762B
Lot:
452
Sold for:
$1,722$1,400

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Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - 2762B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 22, 2014 11:00AM

Description:

Bronze Censer, China, 19th century or earlier, supported by three lion feet, the round body with stylized wei and lappet borders and ruyi scepter handles, the cover with a band of openwork I Ching hexagrams and stylized flowers, the openwork finial depicting two dragons and clouds, with stand, a Xuande mark to the base, censer only ht. 18 in.
Estimate $700-900

repairs to both handles.


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