A rose quartz incense burner
Lot 632
A rose quartz incense burner Qing dynasty
HK$ 50,000 - 80,000
US$ 6,400 - 10,000
Lot Details
Various Owners
A rose quartz incense burner
Qing dynasty
The slightly compressed rounded censor resting on three cabriole legs, flanked by a pair of stylised dragon heads issuing ring handles, the dome cover surmounted by a finial intricately worked to the form of a pair of recumbent Buddhist lions with a broad snout above the agape mouth, one of which biting onto a ribbon that tangles with its bifurcated tail, the fore paws of both animals frolicking with a brocade ball, the stone interspersed with an intricate web of silvery white inclusions.
17.4cm high.

Footnotes

  • 清 碧璽雕獅鈕龍首銜環三獸足蓋爐
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