13 November 2015,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 2,000
GBP 1,200 - GBP 1,800
A REPOUSSÉ GILT COPPER 'DRAGON' HANGING CENSER AND COVER
The censer is decorated with three shou character roundels above a petal band to the foot. The censer is suspended from a tiered hanging bell decorated with pierced scrolling lotus by chains connected to three dragons with adjustable heads. The pierced tiered cover is similarly decorated.
The censer and cover, 11 ¼ in. (28.5 cm.) high
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This lot should be marked with a dagger symbol (†) in the printed catalogue.
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