Incense burner with pedestal base; conical lotus-bud shaped top lifts off, top is pierced with holes, incised line decoration.

Lotus-Bud Shaped Incense Burner


Han-Viet period (1st-4th century)

  • Titles Lotus-Bud Shaped Incense Burner (Descriptive)
  • Medium stoneware
  • Dimensions 7 3/8 x 8 3/4 in. Diam. (18.7 x 22.2 cm)
  • Credit Line Collection of the Art Fund, Inc. at the Birmingham Museum of Art; Bequest of William M. Spencer III, AFI.138.2010a-b
  • Work Type incense burner with cover
  • Classification Containers
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