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Three Small Polished Bronze Censers

Auction:
2783T
Lot:
1188
Sold for:
$3,321$2,700

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

Description:

Three Small Polished Bronze Censers, China, 19th century, a cylindrical censer in the form of a bamboo stalk, with tripod feet also in the form of bamboo stalks, six-character Xuande mark on base; a squat rounded censer with two looped handles, tripod feet and six-character Xuande mark on base; and a rounded censer with two bamboo-stalk-form handles, six-character Xuande mark on base, dia. (from the smallest) 2 3/4, 3 1/4, and 5 1/8 in.
Estimate $300-500

minor casting flaws, earred one warped in shape, total wt. approx. 1.5 lb.


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