Asian Art Auction

December 05, 2011

LOT 274
Shishou Silver Inlaid Tripod Censer, 18th Century
  • Shishou Silver Inlaid Tripod Censer, 18th Century

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Shishou Silver Inlaid Tripod Censer, 18th Century

With separately cast elephant-form handles with rings, the body inlaid in silver with diamond-shaped Wan pattern with bamboo on one side and a Song coin design on the other
diameter 6.5" — 16.5 cm.
shishou mark to base

Estimate $2,000-$3,000

Realised: $1,800

Provenance:

Lots 270 to 280: A Private Toronto Collection of Chinese Bronzes

Additional Info:

Department: Asian Art
Period: Song