A parcel-gilt bronze incense burner, gui Early 17th century, attributed to Hu Wenming
Lot 181
A parcel-gilt bronze incense burner, gui
Early 17th century, attributed to Hu Wenming
Sold for £13,750 (US$ 23,111) inc. premium
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Lot Details
A parcel-gilt bronze incense burner, gui
Early 17th century, attributed to Hu Wenming
The middle decorative band with six mythical beasts, including a phoenix and fish-dragon, highlighted in gilding against a wave ground, between a band at the rim with stylised phoenix and taotie, and a scrolling quatrefoil band at the foot, the applied loop handles cast with monsters.
12.4cm (5 7/8in) diam.
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