Lot 267: AN OPENWORK BRASS INCENSE BURNER, INDIA, DECCAN, 19TH CENTURY |
October 19, 2016
London, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: of globular form, in two parts, with openwork honey-comb design and flowerhead terminals, one side fitted with small engraved pot within mechanism allowing it to stay upright when rolled
In generally good condition, some minor abrasion and rubbing to surface resulting in minor discoloration as consistent with age and use, as viewed.
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Dimensions: 9.5cm. diam.