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Cloisonne Covered Censer

Auction:
3086T
Lot:
1007
Sold for:
$62$50

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Auction:
Discovery - 3086T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
March 21, 2018 10:00AM

Description:

Cloisonne Covered Censer, China, 20th century, square, with two animal head-inspired handles with loose rings, resting on four bracket feet, the round openwork cover with a shishi finial, decorated with floral design on four sides, four-character Xuande mark on base, ht. 5 5/8 in.
Estimate $20-200

degree of surface flaking and rusting to the interior bottom, surface dirt.


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.

Keywords

China, Arts, Cannabis and religion, Censer, Cloisonné, Openwork, Visual arts, Zhou dynasty

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