SILVER AND CLOISONNÉ ENAMEL 'MILLEFLEUR' CENSER AND COVER
MEIJI PERIOD
finely embossed with a profusion of flowers, raised on four splayed legs issuing from lion-masks and terminating in paw feet, the shoulder set with two elephant handles suspending loose rings, the pierced cover with a lotus pod finial surrounded by four cloisonné enamelled butterflies
18cm high, 557g
Estimate £ 5,000-8,000 + fees

Sold for £8,125 (buyer's premium included)