15 May 2008,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 2,750
Estimate GBP 1,500 - GBP 2,500
A longquan celadon tripod censer, 15th Century
moulded to the exterior with tri-grams between bands of raised circular nodes, the unglazed and red burnished central well impressed in relief with flowering chrysanthemum and leafy foliage, raised on three beast-head supports -- 11 7/8in. (30.2cm.) diam.
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