Chinese bronze dragon censer
Price: € 550,00
Large and heavy, very ornate Chinese bronze censer with a covering dragon motif in high relief. The entire surface is covered with dragons, chasing flaming pearls, functioning as grips with large tongues coming from their mouth, flying through swirling clouds.
The open-work cover surmounted by a glass bead flaming pearl in between a pair of dragons.
The bottom with a 6-character reign mark of the Xuande emperor (1426-1435) but this censer is of a later date.
Period: China – Second half 20th century.
Height 26.5 cm, Width 27 cm, Depth 24 cm.
Weight 8.0 kg.
In a very good original condition with some minor superficial oxidation. Please look at the photos for a clear condition reference.
When shipped we will add a certificate of authenticity.