A bronze tripod censer, ding 17th century
Lot 240*
A bronze tripod incense burner, ding 17th century
Sold for £19,200 (US$ 32,252) inc. premium
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A bronze tripod incense burner, ding
17th century
Of archaistic form, raised on three tapering cylindrical legs emerging from cast lion masks, the shoulders cast with further lion-mask handles suspending mock loose-ring handles, the base cast with apocryphal Xuande mark, wood cover with jade bird finial, Ming Dynasty, wood tripod stand.
27.2cm (10¾in) high (3).

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  • Provenance: purchased in Sydney, Autralia on 9 July 1957
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