A large bronze hand warmer
Lot 5506
A massive copper alloy brazier
19th century
Sold for US$ 5,625 inc. premium
Auction Details
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Lot Details
Japanese Metalwork and Cloisonné Enamel

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A massive copper alloy brazier
19th century
The compressed globular-form vessel with domed lid pierced with continuous pattern of floral roundels with smaller medallions decorating the lid edge, the main body with two C-form handles, one bearing an apocryphal inscription Tempyo juninen (=740) hachigatsu kore o tsukuru and an incised seal reading Yongsong Zhai on the underside.

22in (56cm) width over handles
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