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PROPERTY FROM AN ENGLISH PRIVATE COLLECTION OF LATER CHINESE BRONZES

A BRONZE 'ELEPHANT' INCENSE BURNER
LATE MING DYNASTY
Estimate
6,0008,000
LOT SOLD. 9,375 GBP
JUMP TO LOT
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PROPERTY FROM AN ENGLISH PRIVATE COLLECTION OF LATER CHINESE BRONZES

A BRONZE 'ELEPHANT' INCENSE BURNER
LATE MING DYNASTY
Estimate
6,0008,000
LOT SOLD. 9,375 GBP
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

St George Street Sale: Chinese Art

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A BRONZE 'ELEPHANT' INCENSE BURNER
LATE MING DYNASTY
the heavily cast cylindrical body supported on three short zoomorphic legs, set with a pair of elephant-head loop handles, the surface patinated to a warm brown colour, the base with an apocryphal mark reading Daming Xuande wunian jiandu gongbu guanchen Wu Bangzuo zao (Made for the Board of Works under the Supervision of Wu Bangzuo in the Fifth Year of Xuande) within a recessed square
22 cm, 8 5/8  in.
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St George Street Sale: Chinese Art

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