A small green and yellow-glazed cylindrical tripod censer, Tang dynasty (AD 618-907)

Lot 1279. A small green and yellow-glazed cylindrical tripod censer, Tang dynasty (AD 618-907); 3 ½ in. (9 cm.) highEstimate USD 3,000 - USD 5,000. Price realised USD 13,750. © Christie's Images Ltd 2018

The cylindrical body is finely grooved around the sides which are covered in a green glaze that continues onto the three cabriole supports and also covers the rim above the soft yellow-glazed interior.

Provenance: The Chinese Porcelain Company, New York, 15 January 2000.
Peter Scheinman (1932-2017) Collection, New York.

Christie's. Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art, New York, 13 - 14 September