Monumental Chinese Green Translucent Jade Carved Pagoda Censer, 19th Century
H 43 in x W 18 in x D 12 in
H 109.22 cm x W 45.72 cm x D 30.48 cm
Monumental Chinese green jade carved pagoda censer, late 19th century. A masterfully carved Chinese jade pagoda censer. The base of the tripod censer is set upon lion-headed paw feet. Two loose ring handles hang from the mouths of carved dragon heads. Surmounted atop of the censer base is a masterfully carved interlocking 7 tier pagoda with loose hanging bells throughout. The top tier culminating with a double gourd finial with a loose ring in the center. The jade is very translucent. Provenance: From The Collection Of A Private Southern California Collector; Dimensions without base: 43″ high x 18″ wide x 12″ deep. Good condition, normal wear consistent with age and use.