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Cloisonne Tripod Censer

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3009T
Lot:
1786
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Auction:
Discovery - 3009T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
May 17, 2017 10:00AM

Description:

Cloisonne Tripod Censer, China, compressed globular form with a banded rim, resting on three short feet, with two chilong-inspired loop handles to shoulder, decorated with lotus scrolls and floral roundels against a light blue ground below a petaled band in orange around the mouth rim, ht. 3 1/4, wd. 8 in.
Estimate $300-500

overall in good condition with some potting, casting, and metalwork imperfections, rusting with some buildups in the interior.


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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