A Satsuma incense burner (koro) Late 19th century
Lot 3297
A Satsuma incense burner (koro) Meiji period (late 19th century)
Sold for US$ 1,250 inc. premium
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A Satsuma incense burner (koro)
Meiji period (late 19th century)
The earthenware incense burner modeled to resemble two handscrolls back to back, the vessel supported on tripod feet and decorated in polychrome enamels and gilt over a clear, crackled glaze with central reserves of hollyhock crests of the Tokugawa family against scrolling vines, the 'exterior' of the scrolls painted with lozenge designs; fitted with a silver cover pierced with chrysanthemums and decorated with a hollyhock crest in repousse
5 1/4in (13.3cm) high
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