• Fine Chinese Ceramics and Work auction at Christies

    Sale 7762

    Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art

    3 November 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 72

    AN ARCHAISTIC BRONZE TRIPOD CENSER, DING

    SONG DYNASTY (960-1279)

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    AN ARCHAISTIC BRONZE TRIPOD CENSER, DING
    SONG DYNASTY (960-1279)
    The rounded body supported on three columnar legs and finely cast with taotie masks divided by raised flanges on a leiwen ground, the upturned rim with two loop handles
    9 in. (23 cm.) high


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    The result of Oxford Authentication thermoluminescence test no. C107e67 is consistent with the dating of this lot.

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