Incense burner

LL 5906


Incense burner in rectangular form, with four straight feet, two upright loop handles, and dome-shaped cover with knob. On the sides are eight ribs. Decorated with cloisonné enamel in a turquoise ground, with pattern and form copied from an ancient bronze, consisting of archaic dragon fret with ogre heads on the sides, stiff leaves and arabesques on the legs, bat designs on the handles, and key fret underneath. On the lid, hexagonal diaper patterns and key fret. The sides ornamented with carved open-work and lotus scroll design. Lotus design on the knob.