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tripod censer
  • China
  • tripod censer, late 1800s, Qing dynasty (1644–1911)
  • Where object was made: China
  • jade
  • Object Height/Width: 12 x 11 cm
    Object Height/Width: 4 3/4 x 4 5/16 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1929.0027.a,b
Label Text

Pale jade incense burner with a lid, three short legs and two small handles. The handles are in the shape of lion heads with jade rings through them. There is a leaf pattern around the middle of the burner. The lid is topped with a carved lion on top.