29 - 30 March 2016,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 875
Estimate USD 1,000 - USD 1,500
A JAPANESE LARGE BRONZE OVAL CENSER AND COVER
MEIJI PERIOD (1868-1912)
With applied dragons and carved mythological motifs, standing on four winged dolphin supports, the cover with a large writhing dragon finial, cast mark by Seiun on base
29 in. (73.7 cm.) wide
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This lot is offered without reserve.
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