2004. A 'Mythical Beast' Bronze Censer and Cover

Object description
A 'MYTHICAL BEAST' BRONZE CENSER AND COVER, the reticulated cover cast with dragons and phoenix amidst clouds surrounding a finial, the body cast with a band of mythical creatures leaping over and emerging from crashing waves, the sides set with opposing lion-mask handles, all supported on a pedestal foot, 18th century, height c. 20 cm