Very fine Chinese celadon-white Jade covered censer, semi-squared bulbous body raised on three squat conical legs, open work carved animal mask handles emerged on the collar holding free rings. The characterizing dome lid adorned with simply loop finial suspending free rings.
The carving are superb, finely polished plain exterior, simply design yet elegant. Displays smooth and beautiful clean translucent even tone, finely polished stone, moist milky appearance all over surfaces with remarkable splash of attractive golden russet inclusion on the lid. A portion of this high-grade white Jade is considered quite rare. Expert workmanship is the absolute highlight of this gorgeous censer.
Provenance: Local Atlanta private collector
Dimension: 79.375mm H x 184.15mm W