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tripod censer
  • China
    active: China
  • tripod censer, 1200s, Southern Song dynasty (1127–1279)
  • Where object was made: China
  • longquan 龍泉 stoneware with gilt lacquer repair
  • Object Height/Width/Depth: 116 x 159 x 159 mm
    Object Height/Width/Depth: 4 9/16 x 6 1/4 x 6 1/4 in
  • Museum purchase: Friends of the Art Museum and Mary Margaret Clevenger Fund
  • Not on display
  • 1998.0004
Label Text

Censor in shape of ancient bronze tripod. Thick light green celadon glaze with crackle effect on lower portion, modern gold laquer on rim.