15 May 2009,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 1,500
Estimate GBP 700 - GBP 1,000
A BRONZE INLAID CENSER AND WOOD COVER, DING, 18TH CENTURY
raised on three tall supports, with twin upright handles, decorated with silver wire and gilt inlay with scrolling geometric patterns and gilded c-scrolls, the fitted wood cover with coral finial carved as lingzhi sprays -- 7½in. (19cm.) high.
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