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Carved Hardstone Censer and Cover

Auction:
3263T
Lot:
1103
Sold for:
$492$400

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Auction:
Discovery - 3263T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
June 12, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

Carved Hardstone Censer and Cover, China, in the shape of a seated qilin, decorated with an openwork and relief dragon mask on the back, spinach green stone, 6 1/2 x 6 7/8 in.

Asian Art Online
Estimate $800-1,200


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Keywords

China, Arts, Cannabis and religion, Censer, Chinese culture, Chinese mythology, Decorative arts, Hardstone carving, Human behavior, Openwork, Qilin, Visual arts, Zhou dynasty

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