Property of Mr. & Mrs J. B. Newman, California
A bronze tripod censer with mixed metal accents
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