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A Hanging Incense Burner
A Hanging Incense Burner


A Hanging Incense Burner
Edo Period (19th century)
Cast and carved in silver with flowers and maple leaves highlighted with gold, and with chrysanthemum supports for suspension cords, the interior fitted with a silver ash cup suspended by a system of rings holding the cup upright irrespective of the movement of the outer sphere
7¼in. (18.5cm.) diameter
With wood box inscribed on the cover jungin tsurigoro (silver hanging incense burner)

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