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A PAIR OF BRONZE 'BUDDHIST LION' CENSERS
17TH CENTURY
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A PAIR OF BRONZE 'BUDDHIST LION' CENSERS
17TH CENTURY
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A PAIR OF BRONZE 'BUDDHIST LION' CENSERS
17TH CENTURY
each cast seated, with a raised head with large bulbous eyes beneath curled eyebrows and surmounted by a pair of furled ears, the mouth opened revealing sharp fangs, the body detailed with a combed mane and upright bushy tail, one with its right front paw resting on a brocade ball, the other with its cub clambering on its left hind leg, wood stands (4)
Height 11 7/8  in., 30.1 cm
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