Chinese Incense Burner – Qing Dynasty


Song style inspired incense burner from the late Qing Dynasty. The round dish sits on a small low base and has a slightly everted rim. The body is decorated with two Taotie masks, symbol of protection and representation of the forces of nature. The translucent light green glaze is in perfect condition.

4.5″ dia 2.25″ tall, glazed porcelain, China (Qing Dynasty), late 19th century