A good 'sun spot' bronze tripod censer with wood cover
Xuande Mark, 18th/19th Century
Cast with u-shaped handles rising from a flat rim above a waisted collar and compressed ovoid body raised on three tall feet, the brown surface patina marked with irregularly shaped gilt patches and the base bearing the four character mark in squared seal script, the wood cover topped with a gilt metal lion that forms the finial.
9 5/8in (24.5cm) height of censer
12in (30.5cm) height overall