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    Sale 1978

    Japanese And Korean Art

    18 March 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 65

    A Hanging Incense Burner


    Price Realised  


    A Hanging Incense Burner
    Edo Period (19th century)
    Cast and carved in silver with flowers and maple leaves highlighted with gold, and with chrysanthemum supports for suspension cords, the interior fitted with a silver ash cup suspended by a system of rings holding the cup upright irrespective of the movement of the outer sphere
    7¼in. (18.5cm.) diameter
    With wood box inscribed on the cover jungin tsurigoro (silver hanging incense burner)

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