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    Sale 12548

    The Pavilion Sale - Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art

    5 April 2016, Hong Kong

  • Lot 96

    A LARGE CARVED AND MOULDED LONGQUAN CELADON TRIPOD CENSER

    MING DYNASTY, 15TH-16TH CENTURY

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    A LARGE CARVED AND MOULDED LONGQUAN CELADON TRIPOD CENSER
    MING DYNASTY, 15TH-16TH CENTURY
    The compressed censer is supported on three animal-mask supports, and is carved freely with a floral scroll between two narrow registers of flower-head-form bosses. The censer is covered overall with a glaze of yellowish-olive green tone, with the exception of the unglazed centre and base.
    15 in. (38.1 cm.) diam.


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