Lot 82: PORCELAIN TRIPOD CENSER WITH MOLTED BRONZE MOTIF
11 November 2016
Marietta, GA, USALive Auction
A Chinese porcelain covered tripod censer, of compressed globular body, raised on three cabriole legs, two descending fish dragons flanked on the collar to the rim, its tail everted broadly. The exterior carved with stylized archaic gilt overglaze entwined dragons motif in shallow relief. All reserved in dark olive-brown hue and stains molded bronze patina motifs, further adorned with splashes gilt overglaze.
Mark on base, an impressed seal mark, with four seal script -ZhuanShu- characters, QianLong Reign Period of Great Qing.
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Dimensions: Dimension: 5-3/4"H x 5-1/4" Diam
Date: Qing Dynasty