A SMALL BRONZE TRIPOD CENSER WITH STRAP HANDLES | QING DYNASTY, 19TH CENTURY | 清十九世紀 雙繩耳三足銅爐
A SMALL BRONZE TRIPOD CENSER WITH STRAP HANDLES
QING DYNASTY, 19TH CENTURY
the compressed globular body rising from three conical feet to a short neck, set at the rim with a pair of rope-twist handles, the base cast with an apocryphal six-character mark Da Ming Xuan De Nian Zhi
Diameter 9 cm, 3½ in.
直徑 9 公分，3½英寸
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There is a minor dent to the body (approx. 2cm), a surface scratch (approx. 3cm), wear to the patina around the handles and general wear and light surface scratches consistent with age.
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