6 November 2009,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 1,750
Estimate GBP 1,000 - GBP 1,500
A SMALL BRONZE INCENSE TOOL VASE, HU WEN MING, EARLY 17TH CENTURY
of cylindrical form, decorated to the body in relief with scattered precious objects on a stippled ground, incised four character Hu Wen Ming mark to base -- 3in. (7.8cm.) high.
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