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    Sale 7661

    Icons and Artefacts from The Orthodox World

    24 November 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 52

    A BRONZE CENSER COMPLETE WITH THREE CHAINS BYZANTINE, 5TH-7TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

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    A BRONZE CENSER COMPLETE WITH THREE CHAINS BYZANTINE, 5TH-7TH CENTURY
    The hemispherical bowl of ribbed exterior, each chain decorated with a cross and a disk, fastened to an anchor-shaped finial, suspended from a hook Diameter of the bowl: 4¾ in. (12 cm); length of chain: 15 5/8 in. (39.7 cm)


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