Lot 93: AN UNUSUAL SILVER-INLAID BRONZE TRIPOD CENSER AND COVER
December 8, 2016
Prague 1, Czech RepublicLive Auction
Supported on three legs with bats and flanked by a pair of elephant handles, the body inlaid in silver with figural scenes, the pierced cover inlaid with floral sprays below a seated buddhistic lion. The base of the vessel is inlaid in silver with a two-character mark. The circular stand pierced in the centre with a shou character.
China, Qing Dynasty (19th century). Height 45 cm.