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Bronze Covered Censer

Auction:
3009T
Lot:
1871
Sold for:
$123$100

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Auction:
Discovery - 3009T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
May 17, 2017 10:00AM

Description:

Bronze Covered Censer, Japan or China, resting on a high stem foot, decorated with archaic-style taotie design, the cover with an auspicious cloud design in openwork, ht. 8 1/2 in.
Estimate $200-300


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

China, Japan, Art history, Censer, Chinese bronzeware, Chinese culture, Ding, Openwork, Taotie, Visual arts

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