612: Ming Dynasty Bronze Cloisonne Tripod Ding
Antique Chinese Ming Dynasty bronze cloisonne tripod Ding vessel. Has twisted rope design handles with three stud feet. Has multicolor enameled cloisonne design to exterior depicting lotus blossoms with scrolled stems over turquoise ground. Deep brown patination. Holds impressed six character calligraphy Xuande (1426-1435) reign marks to bottom. Measures 5" height x 6 1/4" diameter (12.7cm x 15.8cm). Total weight of 1554 grams.