WFE 74 A bronze censer


17th/18th century 

The rectangular censer has slightly tapered sides supported on four scroll feet. The short sides are set with two small circular loop handles below a small cylindrical protrusion. The base is cast with an apocryphal six-character Xuande mark within a recessed panel. The bronze has an attractive warm brown patina.

Height 8.5 cm Length 12 cm

Provenance: An old Dutch private collection acquired in the 1930s

Works of Art > Early Bronzes