18 March 2008,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 12,500
Estimate USD 5,000 - USD 7,000
A Bronze Model of a Tethered Hawk Incense Burner
Meiji period (late 19th century)
The bird mounted on a tall stand wrapped with a dragon and tasseled cord of bronze; a square section of the back of the bird's feathers removable to reach the cavity for incense
31in. (68.8cm.) high
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