Antique Chinese Silver Censer Qing Dynasty

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Antique Chinese Silver Censer Qing Dynasty


China, Qing Dynasty: Attractive antique silver censer. Floral desing with embossed Eight Treasures at the „petals“ (八宝,Pinyin: bābǎo ).

Bottom mark: duan fu zu yin 段府足银

Height: 10 cm (with handle up), diameter: 8,6 cm, 128 gram. Good condition.

(The socalled Eight treasures are: the wish-granting pearl (寳珠, “bǎozhū) or “flaming pearl”, he double lozenges (方勝, “fāngshèng”), the stone chime (磬, “qìng”), the pair of rhinoceros horns (犀角, “xījiǎo), the double coins (雙錢, shuāngqián), the gold or silver ingot (錠, dìng), coral (珊瑚, shānhú), wish-granting scepter (如意, rúyì ).

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