A miniature archaistic parcel-gilt bronze tripod censer and cover, Song - Ming Dynasty | 宋至明 銅局部鎏金袖珍仿古三足蓋爐
Important Chinese Art from the Collection of Bruce Dayton and Ruth Stricker Dayton
A miniature archaistic parcel-gilt bronze tripod censer and cover
Song - Ming Dynasty
the rounded incurved sides supported on three cabriole feet and set with a pair of pierced upright rectangular handles below a domed cover cast with three loop handles, entirely patinated black and applied with gilt dots and curved lines (2)
Diameter 1¾ in., 4.5 cm
In overall good condition. Very minor dents and nicks to the surface.
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