PROPERTY FROM A FLORIDA PRIVATE COLLECTION
A BYZANTINE BRONZE INCENSE BURNER
CIRCA 6TH CENTURY A.D.
The hexagonal bowl supported on three legs with lion heads and claw feet, the outside rim of the bowl incised with a dotted diamond pattern, with three loops on the rim, joined to modern suspension chains
3 in. (7.5 cm.) high
Private Collection, Germany, 1970-1975.
Anonymous sale; Christie's, London, 26 April 2006, lot 219.