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Chinese Temple Censer
Located in Somis, CA
This exquisite Ming Xuan De style incense burner is the exact model of a traditional temple censer. The burner consists two parts, a large pot and a cover shaped like the roof of Chi...
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Early 20th Century Chinese Ming More Asian Art, Objects and Furniture

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Bronze

  • Chinese Temple Censer
  • Chinese Temple Censer
  • Chinese Temple Censer
  • Chinese Temple Censer
H 10 in. W 6.75 in. D 4.25 in.
Chinese Bronze Censer
Located in Stockholm, SE
A Chinese bronze censer, 19th century.
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Antique 19th Century Asian Metalwork

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Bronze

  • Chinese Bronze Censer
  • Chinese Bronze Censer
  • Chinese Bronze Censer
  • Chinese Bronze Censer
H 4.34 in. W 8.67 in. D 5.52 in.
Large Chinese Bronze Tripod Censer
Located in Austin, TX
A large and impressive bronze censer or brazier. The wide, deep body rising to an everted rim, all supported on three feet cast as ferocious lion faces resting on clawed feet. The...
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Antique 18th Century and Earlier Chinese Metalwork

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Bronze

  • Large Chinese Bronze Tripod Censer
  • Large Chinese Bronze Tripod Censer
  • Large Chinese Bronze Tripod Censer
  • Large Chinese Bronze Tripod Censer
H 11.75 in. Dm 19.25 in.
Chinese Strap Handle Censer
Located in Chicago, IL
For many centuries people in China have burned incense in censers—like this one—to help purify the air in their homes, or honour their ancestors and religious deities. This unique br...
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Early 20th Century Chinese Qing Metalwork

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Bronze

  • Chinese Strap Handle Censer
  • Chinese Strap Handle Censer
  • Chinese Strap Handle Censer
  • Chinese Strap Handle Censer
H 3 in. W 5.25 in. D 5.25 in.
Bronze Laughing Budai Censer
Located in Cookeville, TN
Offering this unforgetful Chinese laughing budai censer. Starting on the bottom of the piece is a lotus flower surrounded by numerous symbols. Once flipped the base of the censer has...
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Mid-20th Century Chinese Chinese Export Metalwork

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Bronze

Massive 19th Century Chinese Archaic Style Bronze Censer
Located in Hudson, NY
Massive 19th century Chinese Archaic style bronze censer, everted lip fitted with upright D-shaped handles with silvered metal inlay, above squat spherical body, raised on rounded feet.
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Antique Late 19th Century Chinese Archaistic Metalwork

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Bronze

Chinese Antique Censer Set of 3
Located in Somis, CA
This rare collection consists of 3 antique bronze incense burners. Two of them are of a traditional bulbous shape. One of them has the form of a pomegranate. These small burners are ...
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Antique 19th Century Chinese Qing Sculptures and Carvings

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Bronze

  • Chinese Antique Censer Set of 3
  • Chinese Antique Censer Set of 3
  • Chinese Antique Censer Set of 3
  • Chinese Antique Censer Set of 3
H 4 in. W 4 in. D 4 in.
Japanese Bronze Cloisonné Censer
Located in Cookeville, TN
Offering this intriguing Japanese cloisonné bronze censer. Standing on three spiral legs that rise and are joined to the body with lion’s heads. The underside is marked and has a geo...
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Early 20th Century Chinese Chinese Export More Asian Art, Objects and Fu...

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Bronze, Enamel

Chinese 19th Century Qing Dynasty Bronze Crane Form Censer
Located in Austin, TX
An unusual Chinese bronze censer in the form of a crane, Qing dynasty, late 19th century. The noble bird is portrayed with a strong sense of motion - standing in a walking stance u...
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Antique Late 19th Century Chinese Qing Scholar's Objects

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Bronze

20th Century Chinese Cast Bronze Ding Tripod Censer
Located in Austin, TX
An early 20th century, Chinese cast bronze ding tripod censer. Heavily cast in the archaic style, the bronze ding sitting on long tripod legs with cast taotie animal mask faces. The ...
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Early 20th Century Chinese Archaistic Metalwork

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Bronze

Chinese Bronze Bell Shaped Censer Mounted With Buddhistic Lions
Located in Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire
An unusual Chinese bronze censer of bell shape mounted with two Buddhist lions probably Ming 1368-1644. The censer is formed as a hollow bell with a wide rounded base and is decorate...
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Antique 16th Century Asian Ming Metalwork

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Bronze

Large Late Qing Dynasty Chinese Cast Bronze Buddhistic Foo Lion Censer
Located in Austin, TX
A large and powerfully cast Chinese bronze censer in the form of two Buddhistic lions, Qing dynasty, late 19th century. The censer is well cast with a strong sense of movement, featu...
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Antique Late 19th Century Chinese Qing Sculptures and Carvings

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Bronze

Antique Chinese Bronze Qing Dynasty Dragon Censer Incense Burner Buddhistic 1800
Located in Portland, OR
A fine antique Chinese bronze Buddhistic Qing dynasty dragon censer, circa 1800. The censer modeled in high relief with twin handles finely cast as dragons, the body of the censer ha...
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Antique Early 1800s Chinese Archaistic Metalwork

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Bronze

Antique Qing Dynasty Chinese Twin Handled Bronze Censer with Elephants Handles
Located in Brea, CA
Qing dynasty 18th/19th century Chinese twin handled bronze censer with elephants handles, inlaid with fine silver work, 15cm x 11cm.
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Antique Late 18th Century Chinese Qing Antiquities

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Bronze

Black Bronze Censer in Beast Form
Located in Somis, CA
A unique beast form incense burner in an ancient design. The beast's head makes the lid while its 4 legs and paws stabilize the pot. Romantic, exotic scrolls decorate the body. Open ...
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20th Century Chinese Scholar's Objects

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Bronze

  • Black Bronze Censer in Beast Form
  • Black Bronze Censer in Beast Form
  • Black Bronze Censer in Beast Form
  • Black Bronze Censer in Beast Form
H 5.75 in. W 5.25 in. D 3.25 in.
Antique Qing Dynasty Chinese Twin Handled Bronze Censer Xuande Marks to Base
Located in Brea, CA
Qing dynasty 18th century Chinese twin handled bronze censer bearing XuanDe marks to base , 990 grams , 17cm wide, internal width 10cm , 7cm high.
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Antique Late 18th Century Chinese Qing Antiquities

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Bronze

Mid-20th Century Chinese Archaistic Style Enameled Bronze Censer
Located in London, GB
This very striking mid-20th century Japanese enameled bronze censer features an ornately enamel painted design of stylized flowers and mountain scenes. It has attractive cut work in ...
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Mid-20th Century Japanese More Asian Art, Objects and Furniture

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Bronze

Chinese Cast Bronze Censer of Shoulao Seated on a Deer, Mid Qing Dynasty
Located in Austin, TX
A gorgeous and elegant Chinese bronze incense burner cast as of Shoulao, the God of Longevity, portrayed seated on a deer. The Taoist deity is portrayed as an elderly man with a long...
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Antique Late 18th Century Chinese Qing Sculptures and Carvings

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Bronze

Silver Bronze Censer with Dragons and Egrets
Located in Somis, CA
The finely made, silver bronze, round-form censer is raised on three egrets standing on a lotus leaf. The body is extensively embossed with scrolls of leaves amid blooming peonies, f...
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20th Century Chinese Qing Metalwork

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Bronze

Antique Chinese 18th-19th Century Archaic Style Bronze Tripod Ding Censer
Located in Portland, OR
Antique 18th-19th century archaic style bronze tripod ding censer. The censer purporting to be a Ding from the late Shang Dynasty (circa 1600-1046 BCE), but more likely an 18th or 19...
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Antique 18th Century Chinese Archaistic Metalwork

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Bronze

18th Century Bronze Foo Dog Censer
Located in Charleston, SC
Mid-Qing dynasty rare and very meticulously cast in bronze incense burner depicting a Chines guardian lion, commonly known as Foo Dog. It is believed by Scholars that Chines Sculptor...
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Antique Early 18th Century Chinese Other Metalwork

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Bronze

  • 18th Century Bronze Foo Dog Censer
  • 18th Century Bronze Foo Dog Censer
  • 18th Century Bronze Foo Dog Censer
  • 18th Century Bronze Foo Dog Censer
H 7 in. W 7 in. D 4 in.
19th Century Elephant and Pagoda Bronze Censer
Located in London, GB
A 19th century elephant and pagoda bronze censer, China, Qing dynasty.
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Antique 19th Century Chinese Qing More Asian Art, Objects and Furniture

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Bronze

19th Century Elephant and Pagoda Bronze Censer
H 26.38 in. W 19.69 in. D 7.88 in.
A Chinese Bronze Censer
Located in Sheffield, MA
With flared rim and cylindrical body decorated with a patterned band of overlapping circles and flowers, above shield shapes with Greek key design, raised on tripod feet formed as fo...
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Antique 19th Century Chinese Centerpieces

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Bronze

A Chinese Bronze Censer
H 6.25 in. Dm 11 in.
A Chinese Bronze Censer
Located in Sheffield, MA
With flared rim and cylindrical body decorated with a patterned band of overlapping circles and flowers, above shield shapes with Greek key design, raised on tripod feet formed as fo...
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Antique 19th Century Chinese Planters and Jardinieres

  • A Chinese Bronze Censer
  • A Chinese Bronze Censer
  • A Chinese Bronze Censer
  • A Chinese Bronze Censer
H 6.25 in. Dm 11 in.
Pair Chinese Bronze Censers Circa 1900
Located in Palm Springs, CA
Pair Chinese Bronze Censers Circa 1900. Very well-made with hollow legs that required felt pads on the tripod legs. They are extremely elegant with great patina. Wear to the bodies a...
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Antique Early 1900s Chinese Metalwork

Bronze Chinese Censer
Located in Milford, NH
19th century bronze Chinese covered censer on three legs, decorated with wild creatures.
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Antique 19th Century Chinese Metalwork

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Bronze

  • Bronze Chinese Censer
  • Bronze Chinese Censer
  • Bronze Chinese Censer
  • Bronze Chinese Censer
H 25 in. Dm 17 in.
Chinese Bronze Lion Censer
Located in London, GB
Chinese Bronze Lion Censer Temple Guardian. Censer Guardians are mythological creatures originating from 7th Century to 8th Century AD, which were typically placed on temple entranc...
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Antique 19th Century Chinese Metalwork

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Bronze

  • Chinese Bronze Lion Censer
  • Chinese Bronze Lion Censer
  • Chinese Bronze Lion Censer
  • Chinese Bronze Lion Censer
H 27.5 in. W 17 in.
Chinese Bronze Tripod Censer with Monkeys
Located in Chicago, IL
The tripod shape of this finely crafted bronze incense burner is a classical form first appearing in Chinese ceramics and bronzes thousands of years ago. The bronze casting of this b...
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Antique Mid-19th Century Chinese Qing Metalwork

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Bronze

  • Chinese Bronze Tripod Censer with Monkeys
  • Chinese Bronze Tripod Censer with Monkeys
  • Chinese Bronze Tripod Censer with Monkeys
  • Chinese Bronze Tripod Censer with Monkeys
H 3.5 in. W 4.25 in. D 3.75 in.
18th Century Bronze China Censer
Located in Liverpool, GB
18th century bronze China censer A large dish with an openwork lid standing on three elephant heads with two Chinese lions on the sides and a dragon on the top of the lid. Genre sce...
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Antique 18th Century Chinese Vases

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Bronze

  • 18th Century Bronze China Censer
  • 18th Century Bronze China Censer
  • 18th Century Bronze China Censer
  • 18th Century Bronze China Censer
H 19.69 in. Dm 11.82 in.
Chinese Bronze Bixie-Form Two-Section Censer
Located in Saint-Ouen, FR
The mythical beast with separately cast head with open mouth, bearing an apocryphal Ming mark to the underside, Qing dynasty, early 19th century Measures: H 13cm, W 9cm.
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Antique Early 19th Century Chinese Ming Metalwork

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Bronze

  • Chinese Bronze Bixie-Form Two-Section Censer
  • Chinese Bronze Bixie-Form Two-Section Censer
  • Chinese Bronze Bixie-Form Two-Section Censer
  • Chinese Bronze Bixie-Form Two-Section Censer
H 5.12 in. W 3.55 in. D 3.15 in.
Pair of Chinese Cloisonné Bronze Figural Censers
Located in Charleston, SC
Late Qing period crouched mythical creatures in a gorgeous cloisonné having vibrant colors and a little lid on their back to introduce the incense when fumes (smoke) comes out of the...
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Antique 1880s Chinese Other Metalwork

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Brass, Enamel

Chinese Gilt Bronze Cloisonne Tripod Censer with Xuande Mark
Located in Hamilton, Ontario
Chinese Gilt Bronze Cloisonne Tripod Censer with Xuande Mark 19th Century Incense burner decorated in coloured enamels with numerous flower sprays. Free shipping within the Uni...
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Antique 19th Century Chinese Ming Metalwork

17th Century Chinese Late Ming Dynasty Gilt Bronze Duck form Censer
Located in Austin, TX
A fine and rare Chinese gilt bronze duck form censer, late Ming dynasty, 17th century. The noble duck portrayed in a standing position upon a separately cast and parcel gilt bron...
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Antique Early 17th Century Chinese Ming Sculptures and Carvings

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Gold, Bronze, Bronze, Bronze

Bronze Foo Dog Form Censer
Located in Austin, TX
A Chinese censer in the form of a whimsical foo dog or lion. Well cast. He stands nearly upright on his back paws, one forepaw raised, the other balanced on an openwork ball. He h...
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Antique 19th Century Chinese Metalwork

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Ormolu

  • Bronze Foo Dog Form Censer
  • Bronze Foo Dog Form Censer
  • Bronze Foo Dog Form Censer
  • Bronze Foo Dog Form Censer
H 10 in. W 9.75 in. D 4 in.
Chinese Bronze Elephant Pagoda Censer Now a Lamp, circa 1900 or Earlier
Located in San Antonio, TX
Whimsical Chinese bronze elephant censer with an upturned trunk for "good luck" now a custom lamp with custom pagoda form shade with leather trim. Charming and one-of-a-kind accent l...
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Early 20th Century Chinese Table Lamps

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Bronze

Chinese Cloisonné Enamel Censer Modelled as a Crane Qing Dynasty
Located in Oxfordshire, United Kingdom
The characterful and charming 18th-19th century cloisonné enamel censer, is modelled as a crane with straight gilt-metal legs, realistically detailed feet and claws, standing on a de...
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Antique 18th Century Chinese Meiji Metalwork

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Bronze

Ming Dynasty Bronze Mythical Xiezhi Censer, circa 1368-1644
Located in Dallas, TX
A large Chinese Ming bronze kyrin shape incense burner. Beautiful and decorative period Ming dynasty cast bronze of a scaled foo dog or mythical beast with horn, whiskers and teeth. ...
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Antique 16th Century Chinese Ming Animal Sculptures

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Bronze

Chinese Censer with Elephant Handles Inlaid with Silver Clouds and Cranes
Located in Chicago, IL
Delicately engraved with clouds and cranes, this 18th century bronze censer once held incense, lit for prayer or meditation. Clouds represent heaven and cranes, thought to live very ...
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Antique Early 19th Century Chinese Qing Metalwork

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Silver, Bronze

Chinese Gold Splashed Bronze Censer
Located in Chicago, IL
The bronze body of this finely crafted vessel is inlaid with flecks of gold. Long ago, someone likely used it to burn incense—people in China burned fragrant incense to honor their a...
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Antique Mid-19th Century Chinese Qing Metalwork

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Gold, Bronze

  • Chinese Gold Splashed Bronze Censer
  • Chinese Gold Splashed Bronze Censer
  • Chinese Gold Splashed Bronze Censer
  • Chinese Gold Splashed Bronze Censer
H 3.5 in. W 8.5 in. D 5.25 in.
19th Century Chinese Bronze Fu Dog Censer
Located in Chicago, IL
Believed to be powerful protectors against malevolent spirits, fu lion dogs have stood guard at the entryways and thresholds of Chinese homes for centuries. This bronze fu dog, also ...
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Antique Mid-19th Century Chinese Qing Metalwork

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Bronze

  • 19th Century Chinese Bronze Fu Dog Censer
  • 19th Century Chinese Bronze Fu Dog Censer
  • 19th Century Chinese Bronze Fu Dog Censer
  • 19th Century Chinese Bronze Fu Dog Censer
H 11.25 in. W 13.25 in. D 5.5 in.
Bronze Incense Burner, Antique Chinese Censer, 19th Century
Located in Somis, CA
A supreme bronze piece from 19th century. The style of this incense burner is of the traditional "Ding", the famed censer used by the imperial court and social elites. The Chinese hi...
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Antique 19th Century Chinese Metalwork

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Bronze

Chinese Gilt Splashed Bronze Bowl or Censer with Elephant Handles
Located in Atlanta, GA
Chinese gilt splashed bronze bowl or censer with elephant handles, impressed mark on the bottom.
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20th Century Chinese Chinese Export Scholar's Objects

Materials

Bronze

Antique Chinese Qing Bronze Censer and Stand, 19th Century
Located in Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire
A very fine antique Chinese Qing twin handled bronze censer with cover and stand. The censer is very finely made standing raised on three mask and paw feet with the S scroll handles ...
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Antique 19th Century Chinese Qing Metalwork

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Bronze

Bronze Fish Incense Burner, Oriental Censer
Located in Somis, CA
Super unique bronze fish incense burner is a delightful object the fish is the famed and prized oriental carp, which is symbol of prosperity and wealth. The base features waves and w...
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2010s Chinese More Asian Art, Objects and Furniture

Materials

Bronze

18th Century Bronze Censer, Signed Qian Long Period, Zen Incense Burner
Located in Somis, CA
Exquisite Qin dynasty incense burner features the coveted Ba-Gua Yin Yan Zen pattern. Such a design is believed to harmonize air and balance energy. Used in an incense burner, the sm...
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Antique 18th Century Chinese Qing More Asian Art, Objects and Furniture

Materials

Bronze

Chinese Bronze Censer For Sale on 1stDibs

Choose from an assortment of styles, material and more with respect to the Chinese bronze censer you’re looking for at 1stDibs. Each Chinese bronze censer for sale was constructed with extraordinary care, often using metal, bronze and enamel. Find 44 options for an antique or vintage Chinese bronze censer now, or shop our selection of 1 modern versions for a more contemporary example of this long-cherished piece. Your living room may not be complete without a Chinese bronze censer — find older editions for sale from the 18th Century and newer versions made as recently as the 21st Century. When you’re browsing for the right Chinese bronze censer, those designed in styles are of considerable interest.

How Much is a Chinese Bronze Censer?

Prices for a Chinese bronze censer start at $455 and top out at $22,500 with the average selling for $2,395.