13 May 2008,
London, King Street
Price realised GBP 12,500
Estimate GBP 10,000 - GBP 15,000
A CELADON JADE TRIPOD CENSER AND COVER
Of compressed circular shape with butterfly loop-handles suspending loose-rings, the body carved in shallow relief to the exterior with taotie masks, supported on three short tapering feet, the domed cover with a band of pierced lotus and foliage and a dragon finial, the stone of a celadon tone with some light brown inclusions
6¼ in. (15.8 cm.) wide.
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