Asian Auction, Session 1

December 03, 2012

LOT 322
Bronze Censer and Cover, 16th/17th Century
  • Bronze Censer and Cover, 16th/17th Century

322

Bronze Censer and Cover, 16th/17th Century

Heavily cast, the body of rounded rectangular-form and decorated with stylized taotie masks against a Greek key-fret pattern, a pair of curving handles resting on either side of the shoulder, the pierced lid with a fu-dog as the finial, the whole raised of four paw-form feet with monster head masks
14.4" x 11" x 6.3" — 36.5 x 28 x 16 cm.

Estimate $3,000-$4,000

Realised: $3,360
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Additional Info:

Department: Asian Art
Period: Tang