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Three Polished Bronze Censers

Auction:
2783T
Lot:
1189
Sold for:
$5,228$4,250

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

Description:

Three Polished Bronze Censers, China, 19th century, a covered censer in the form of a flowerhead, with a pierced floral cover; a squat round censer with a thick flat rim, resting on tripod feet, two-character Xuande mark on base; and a fluted bulbous censer with lion-head mask handles, six-character Xuande mark on base, dia. to 5 in.
Estimate $300-500

dent to one, normal wear and tear, minor casting flaws, each wt. approx. 1.3 lb., in total approx. 3.8 lb.


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