Lot 523: Antique Chinese Cloisonne Enameled & Jade & Coral Censer Candlesticks
November 9, 2016
Dania Beach, FL, USALive Auction
Description: DESCRIPTION: Antique Chinese enameled cloisonne censer and candlesticks set. The tripod footed censer is embellished with royal blue ground color with cloisonne enameled floral motif. The lid features dragon motif reticulations embellished with jade cabochons. The base of the censer features antique carved white jade dragon motif plaques flanked by ringed foo dog motif handles. Rests on three dragon motif legs, intersected by coral and turquoise cabochons. The matching altar candlesticks are decorated in royal blue enamel with floral motif cloisonne accents. Finished with Chinese meander decoration along the edges and Chinese characters. The candlesticks have engraved lotus flowers along the bottoms. CIRCA: 18th-19th Ct. ORIGIN: China DIMENSIONS:(Censer) H:16.5" L:12" (Candlesticks) H:16.75" L:6" CONDITION: Censer is missing coral and turquoise cabochons along the bottom. One candlestick's prong has broken off but is present and easily repairable. Great age appropriate condition overall. See lot description for details on item condition. More detailed condition requests can be obtained via email (email@example.com) or SMS (305) 333-4134. Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Akiba Antiques shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.