Incense Burner Stand
Iron, silver, copper
ca. 18th century
height: 7/8 in. (2.2 cm)
diameter: 7 3/8 in. (18.7 cm) (show scale)
Gift of the Carroll Family Collection
Wide, low saucer of iron, used as a base below an incense burner, to catch ashes. Object has largely flat base with curving low sides. Top surface is inscribed and inlaid with a four-part circular medallion and concentric circles.
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Incense Burner Stand, ca. 18th century. Iron, silver, copper, height: 7/8 in. (2.2 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of the Carroll Family Collection, 2021.18.12 (Photo: , CUR.2021.18.12.jpg)
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