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Bronze Round Censer

Auction:
2783T
Lot:
1158
Sold for:
$1,722$1,400

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Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - 2783T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
February 17, 2015 12:00PM

Description:

Bronze Round Censer, China, possibly late Ming dynasty, compressed S-shape with flaring neck, resting on a short straight foot, decorated with two lion-head ears to shoulders, heavily cast, four-character "Chenqiaozhu zhi" mark impressed in a recessed square on base, ht. 2 1/2, dia. 7 1/8 in.
Estimate $500-700

in good condition with age wear; rust encrustation to inteior, approx. wt. 2.75 lb.


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.

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