A Mughal-style white jade tripod incense burner and cover
Lot 228
A Mughal-style white jade tripod incense burner and cover
Sold for HK$ 524,000 (US$ 67,558) inc. premium

Lot Details
A Mughal-style white jade tripod incense burner and cover
A Mughal-style white jade tripod incense burner and cover
The bulbous vessel with high shoulders rising from a splayed foot and suspended on three floral stump feet, one side finely worked with a scene of Guanyin standing on a cloud and bearing her sacred vase and stem of willow leaf, the reverse with a young attendant holding a stem of lotus blossom and standing above a lotus pod beneath a phoenix in flight, the body finely worked with dense willow leafy scrolls, flanked at the neck with a pair of elaborate leaf handles suspending loose rings, all beneath a domed cover surmounted by a floral knop, the crisply worked stone of semi-translucency.
14.3cm high. (2).

Footnotes

  • Provenance 來源:
    The Jade Collector, Los Angeles, 15 May 1989

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