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    Sale 5372

    Christie's Interiors- Style & Spirit

    18 November 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 244

    A LARGE INCENSE BURNER

    MEIJI PERIOD (1868-1912)

    Price Realised  

    A LARGE INCENSE BURNER
    MEIJI PERIOD (1868-1912)
    The large jar and cover on a three-tiered stand, cast with phoenix, clouds, dragons, kirin and emblems, the handles and feet with mythological birds and dragons, the finial with a bird of prey and a slithering snake
    57in. (145cm.) high


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