Antique Chinese Bronze Tripod Censer Xuande Mark, Dragons, Carved Wood Stand For Sale
This sale is for a fine antique Chinese bronze censer with a design of 3 fierce dragons around the sides. The censer has a Xuande mark to the base and is also signed along the edge of the rim (see photos). This censer comes with an early, perfectly fitted carved wood stand in the form of leaves or a lily pad. The censer is in excellent condition with no breaks, damage or repairs.Both the censer and stand showsigns of age use andboth have wonderful warm patinas. There is residue of old glue inside thethree holeson the stand where thecenser was once glued down to the stand, but there are no repairs or damage to the stand. The censer measures 12.2 cm.(4 9/16") at the widest part x 9.2 cm.(3 5/8") tall (not including the stand). When the censer is on the fitted stand it measures 10 cm.(4") tall.
Please Note - From a fine Philadelphia estate. We have a number of fine Chinese antiques for sale on this week, all from this lovely estate. Whenever possible we are happy to combine shipping in order to save you money. Thank you for looking.
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