A Xingyao tripod censer with cover The Five dynasties
Lot 516
A Xingyao tripod censer with cover Five dynasties
HK$ 30,000 - 50,000
US$ 3,900 - 6,400

Lot Details
The Property of a Gentleman (lots 513-522)
A Xingyao tripod censer with cover
Five dynasties
Of compressed globular form with delicately moulded five-lobed sides supported on three stumped feet, beneath the gently flared circular mouthrim and further surmounted by a knopped cover, all covered in a soft ivory white glaze pooling in the recesses.
7.2cm wide. (2).

Footnotes

  • Provenance 來源:
    Paul Champkins Oriental Art

    Compare also a similar jarlet without a cover dated to the Tang dynasty, see In Pursuit of Antiquities. Thirty-fifth Anniversary Exhibition of the Min Chiu Society, Hong Kong Museum of Art, Hong Kong, 1995, p.135, no.87.

    五代 刑窯五棱三足小蓋罐
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