An archaistic gold-splashed bronze incense burner, gui  17th/18th century
Lot 168
An archaistic gold-splashed bronze incense burner, gui 17th/18th century
Sold for £7,200 (US$ 12,101) inc. premium
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An archaistic gold-splashed bronze incense burner, gui
17th/18th century
Closely following the form of its archaic bronze prototype, raised on a high spreading foot, with bulbous body and flaring lip, flanked to either side with dragon-scroll handles, cast around the sides with taotie masks divided by flanges, with snakes around the foot, covered all over with uneven gold splashes.
17.9cm (7in) wide
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