A pale green jade archaistic incense burner and cover Late Qing Dynasty/ Republic
Lot 217*
A pale green jade archaistic incense burner and cover
Late Qing Dynasty/ Republic
Sold for £31,250 (US$ 51,861) inc. premium
Auction Details
A pale green jade archaistic incense burner and cover Late Qing Dynasty/ Republic
Lot Details
A pale green jade archaistic incense burner and cover
Late Qing Dynasty/ Republic
The stout censer crisply carved around the body with an elaborate band of stylised chilong flanking a diamond-shaped floral medallion beneath a foliate swag at the rim, each handle formed as a ring suspended from a dragon's mouth, all raised on three curved feet each issuing from the head of a Buddhist lion, the cover with a coiling Buddhist lion with a cub playing on its back above a band of foliate swags, box.
22.5cm (8 7/8in) wide (3).

Footnotes

  • Provenance: Sotheby's New York, 28-29 September 1989, lot 536

    清晚期/民國 青玉雕螭龍紋雙龍耳活環蓋爐

    來源:蘇富比,紐約,1989年9月28至29日,拍賣品號536
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