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    Sale 7581

    Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art Including Export Art

    13 May 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 166

    A BRONZE TRIPOD CENSER

    MING DYNASTY, 17TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A BRONZE TRIPOD CENSER
    MING DYNASTY, 17TH CENTURY
    Of deep flaring form with angular C-scroll handles with ruyi-head terminals, supported on a stepped base on three cabriole feet, the underside with a Xuande six-character mark surrounded by two dragons, the patina of a dark brown tone
    7 3/8 in. (18.8 cm.) wide


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