£3000 - £5000
BRONZE TWIN-HANDLE CENSER
XUANDE MARK, QING DYNASTY
finely cast with a compressed globular body rising from a short foot to a gently flared rim, set with a pair of lion-head handles, the base with an apocryphal six-character Xuande reign mark in a recessed rectangular panel
From the collection of Sir Robert Stodart Lorimer, KBE (1864 1929); thence by direct family descent & on loan to Kellie Castle.