London, South Kensington
6 November 2009
A SHISOU SILVER INLAID TRIPOD CENSER, 19TH CENTURY
with twin loose-ring elephant head handles, decorated to the body in silver wire inlay with dragons flying above foaming waves, the three supports with bat and coin motifs, two-character Shisou mark to base -- 6 3/8in. (16.2cm.) high, fitted wood stand and pierced wood cover with hardstone finial.
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