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A Parcel Gilt Bronze Scholars Desk Garniture, Comprising Pill Box, Joss Stick Holder and Censer and Cover, 18th Century.


A gilt bronze garniture, comprising of a censer and cover, a box and cover and a joss stick holder. The pierced mounted foliate cover mounted with Shishi with ball, the hexagonal body decorated with embossed foliage panels, divided by archaic style protrusions, joined by angular handles and on three animal mask legs. The box and cover and joss stick holder similarly decorated.

It is rare to find a complete garniture in gilt bronze from the  early 18thc, made for the scholars table.

Heght of Censer: 20cms

Condition: Slight wear, commensurate with age.

£22 000.