19 March 2008
A SMALL CLOISONNE ENAMEL TRIPOD CENSER
QIANLONG FOUR-CHARACTER INCISED MARK WITH AN ADDITIONAL CHARACTER, YUE, AND OF THE PERIOD (1736-1795)
The compressed body decorated with leafy lotus scroll below a blue ruyi band repeated on each of the three conical supports which are separated by floral scrolls that surround the inlaid gilt-bronze plaque inscribed with the five-character mark on the bottom of the vessel, with a pair of loop handles rising from the rim
4 in. (10.2 cm.) across
Stephen Junkunc, III.
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