1159
1159
A BRONZE TRIPOD CENSER AND COVER
QING DYNASTY, 19TH CENTURY
Estimate
6,0008,000
LOT SOLD. 12,500 USD
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1159
A BRONZE TRIPOD CENSER AND COVER
QING DYNASTY, 19TH CENTURY
Estimate
6,0008,000
LOT SOLD. 12,500 USD
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A BRONZE TRIPOD CENSER AND COVER
QING DYNASTY, 19TH CENTURY
of compressed globular form supported on three elephant-head legs and rising to an everted rim, with cast dragon-handles, fish, and crabs against a wave-pattern ground with high-relief crayfish and reeds, bands of keyfret at the shoulder and above the legs, the cover cast in openwork with a sinewy dragon weaving in and out of clouds in pursuit of a 'flaming pearl' over waves, wood stand (3)
Height 17 in., 43.2 cm
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