Incense burner

LL 5905


Incense burner with globular body, three tall dragon feet, two lion-mask handles with rings, and pierced metal cover with knob. The bowl is decorated in cloisonné enamel with lotus arabesques in a turquoise ground. Border of ju-i (ruyi ''as-you-wish'') heads. The lid is elaborately ornamented with dragons and bats in clouds, and a shou (longevity) medallion and pearl. Dragon design on the knob.