Lot 7123: CRYSTAL CARVED 'MYTHICAL BEASTS' CENSER WITH LID
December 17, 2016
San Gabriel, CA, USALive Auction
The crystal censer has bulbous body, supported by three beast paw legs, two sides carved with loop ring handles extending from beast masks, the top lid mounted with a recumbent lion finial, the crystal is of smoky and clear color tone with excellent translucency, showing slight inclusions.
Qing Dynasty period.
Height: 4 1/2 in (11.4 cm) Width: 4 1/2 in (11.4 cm)
Dimensions: Height: 4 1/2 in (11.4 cm) Width: 4 1/2 in (11.4 cm)
Date: Qing Dynasty period.