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Hill censer, Boshanlu
Western Han dynasty 206 BCE-24 CE

Medium
bronze
Measurements
(a-d) 29.7 × 26.0 cm diameter (overall)
Place/s of Execution
China
Accession Number
3663A.a-d-D3
Department
Asian Art
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Gift of H. W. Kent, 1938
This digital record has been made available on NGV Collection Online through the generous support of The Gordon Darling Foundation
Gallery location
Asian Art Gallery - Tombs and Burial Wares
Level 1, NGV International
Description
On plate, dragons/bird-man, base with interlace dragon rim. Lid, pieced mountain topped with bird.