Small Bronze Tripod Censer, Japan, Late 19th Century
The cylindrical neck rising from the compressed circular body cast with mythical beasts along the exterior, the whole raised on three slim legs
height 5.1" — 13 cm.
impressed maker’s mark to base
overall wear and missing cover
From the Collection of Sir William Cornelius Van Horne (1843-1915), Montreal, acquired during the late 19th century