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    Sale 12292

    Chinese Ceramics, Works of Art and Textiles Part II

    11 November 2016, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 795

    A PALE CELADON JADE TRIPOD CENSER

    18TH-19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A PALE CELADON JADE TRIPOD CENSER
    18TH-19TH CENTURY
    The censer is carved to the body with archaistic chilong scrolls. The handles are carved and pierced in the form of winged mythical beast-head handles. The stone is of a pale celadon tone with a few white inclusions.
    6 ¾ in. (17.2 cm.) wide


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    Provenance

    Private Canadian Collection, acquired prior to 1990.