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Donkey-shaped Bronze Censer and Wood Cover

Auction:
3212B
Lot:
282
Sold for:
$523$425

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Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - 3212B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
March 22, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

Donkey-shaped Bronze Censer and Wood Cover, China, 19th/20th century, standing on all fours, with a conforming carved wood cover, with carved wood stand in the shape of a cluster of ruyi clouds, ht. 9 3/8, wd. 10 3/4 in.

Provenance: From a Florida estate.
Estimate $300-500

metal tarnishing, surface dirt and stain.
Weighs approximately 3 kg.


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China, Cannabis and religion, Censer, Chinese art, Cultures, Objects, Religion, Ruyi, Zhou dynasty

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