A bronze tripod incense burner with lion finial
Lot 5510
A bronze tripod censer with mixed metal accents Meiji period
Sold for US$ 1,062 inc. premium
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Lot Details
Property of Mr. & Mrs J. B. Newman, California
A bronze tripod censer with mixed metal accents
Meiji period
Of globular shape raised on three cabriole-shaped supports issuing from animal masks and resting on a circular plinth etched with swimming minogame, the body cast with two reliefs of peacocks amid flowering peonies picked out in gold and copper, further gold accents on the geometric-patterned bands on the rim and domical lid surmounted by a karashishi finial (lacking handles).
18 1/8in (46.5cm) high
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