A 'Dehua' bombe-form censer with applied 'lion mask' handles, 17th century | 十七世紀 德化白釉鋪首耳爐 《大明宣德年製》仿款
A 'Dehua' bombe-form censer with applied 'lion mask' handles
十七世紀 德化白釉鋪首耳爐 《大明宣德年製》仿款
the base impressed with an apocryphal Xuande six-character mark within a rectangular cartouche
Diameter 6 in., 15.2 cm
There is a firing tear to the inside approx. 5.5cm, causing associated hairlines around approx. 3/4 of the body above the foot. A shorter firing line to one handle
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