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Incense burner

Object Number: 
1947.55ab
Date: 
ca. 1904
Medium: 
Porcelain
Dimensions: 
Overall: 17 1/2 x 11 3/4 x 11 1/4 in. ( 44.4 x 29.8 x 28.6 cm )
Description: 
Square ceramic incense burner with lid; red, yellow, green, and gilt overglaze bands and foliate decoration throughout; gilt hippopotamus on lid.
Gallery Label: 
Accession record: "Displayed at St. Louis Fair, 1904"
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mr. Mike Holzman
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group