Pewter Tripod Covered Censer with Stand
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Pewter Tripod Covered Censer with Stand, China, 19th/20th century, round with two animal-head handles with loose rings, with an inner cover decorated with an openwork shou character, the domed cover with an openwork floral scroll on top with a seated carved shishi finial, with calligraphy works incised both on censer and cover, the round stand decorated with an openwork coin design, some edges clad with brass bands, ht. 6 3/4 in.
Provenance: The pewter collection of Ruth Raymond, Beacon Hill, who began collecting in the 1940s.
surface wear with scratches, multiple dents, residues of cleaning material, repairs to cover top, patinas to some areas.
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