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Iron Red-decorated Blue and White Porcelain Tripod Censer and Cover

Auction:
3212B
Lot:
21
Sold for:
$2,460$2,000

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Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - 3212B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
March 22, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

Iron Red-decorated Blue and White Porcelain Tripod Censer and Cover, China, possibly Guangxu period, compressed globular form on three animal head/paw feet, decorated with dragon design below two patterned bands, with applied chilong-inspired handles, the cover with openwork double coin design, surmounted with a reclining shishi, the bisque base with brushed inscription, with openwork stand, ht. 10 1/2 in.
Estimate $700-900

minor firing cracks.


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Keywords

China, Architecture, Bisque, Cannabis and religion, Censer, Ceramic materials, Chi, Human behavior, Openwork, Porcelain, Spire, Visual arts, Zhou dynasty

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