A small Longquan 'guan' incense burner and cover Early Ming dynasty
Lot 272
A small Longquan 'guan' incense burner and cover Early Ming dynasty
Sold for HK$ 37,500 (US$ 4,838) inc. premium
Lot Details
A small Longquan 'guan' incense burner and cover
Early Ming dynasty
Rising with steep sides up towards high rounded shoulders and short neck, the exterior decorated with a band of chrysanthemum and lotus flowers intertwined within barbed leafy vines, the shoulders with a further band of stylised lotus interspersed between dotted design, all above a frieze and tightly-bound upward leaf lappet design, the Meiji white metal cover decorated with three flying cranes amidst clouds in pierced design.
9.3cm wide. (2).

Footnotes

  • 明早期 龍泉青釉印花纏枝菊紋香薰
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