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An archaistic bronze tripod censer
Heavily cast in compressed globular form supported by three beast-head and hoof-form feet, the sides covered in an ornate leiwen and cicada band ground beneath stylized bird or creature motifs, the two upright C-form handles on the mouth rim surrounding a snugly-fitted convex lid perforated by irregularly shaped smoke holes and surmounted by a large lion-dog finial (minute cracks to the solder of one leg).
15 1/2in (39.3cm) high
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