17 - 18 September 2015
A LONGQUAN CELADON TRIPOD CENSER
YUAN-MING DYNASTY (1279-1644)
The deep sides are raised on three cabriole legs and carved in relief with Eight Trigrams (bagua) between raised bands. The exterior is covered with a glaze of sea-green color that continues over the rim into the unglazed interior, and over the lower edge onto the base around an unglazed circle.
5 3/8 in. (13.6 cm.) diam., Japanese silver-gilt cover, Japanese wood box
Private collection, Japan, since the late 19th-early 20th century.
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