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Your search (cat) returned 7 incense burners   (click on thumbnail to see full picture)
Origin: Iran   Shape: Animal : Cat   Material: Bronze
Period: 577 A.H   Location: Metropolitan Museum of Artís collection of Islamic Art
Description: Incense burner, 1181Ė1182, Seljuq Jacfar ibn Muhammad ibn cAli, Khorasan (eastern Iran), Iran, Found in Khorasan (eastern Iran), Tay-abad (Kariz), Iran, Cast bronze with openwork decoration, H. 33 1/2 in. (85.1 cm), L. 32 1/2 in. (82.6 cm). The head comes off so that the incense can be placed inside, and the arabesque interlace on the body and neck has been pierced to allow the aroma to escape.
Item # 37

Origin: Afghanistan   Shape: Pot : Cat   Material: Bronze
Period: 10th   Location: Tareq Rajab Museum
Item # 44

Origin: Oriental   Shape: Animal : Cat   Material: Bronze
Period: 11th or 12th century   
Description: This bronze incense burner represents a cat with its mouth half open and ears pricked. The back, neck and chest are all perforated to allow incense to escape. On the cat`s chest is an inscription in the Kufic script which says: "Valor, power, and glory."
Item # 188

Origin: Iran   Shape: Animal : Cat   Material: Brass
Location: Private (Frank Dollivar)
Description: Incense burner from Iran, originally black, painted gold. The head is attached with a hinge. The bottom of the feet were it is wore looks bronze / brass color. It is heavy (2 - 4 lbs).
Item # 448   

Origin: Vietnam   Shape: Pot : Cat   Material: Bronze
Location: Private (Helen)
Description: Bronze incense burner with 2 handles
Item # 475   

Origin: Afghanistan   Shape: Animal : Cat   Material: Bronze
Location: Private (Kimik)
Description: Nice bronze perforated cat incense burner, with removable head.
Item # 777   

Origin: Afghanistan   Shape: Animal : Cat   Material: Bronze
Location: Private (Kirk Higgins)
Description: Nice bronze perforated cat incense burner, about 20 lbs
see item #777 for reference
Item # 886   

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1009 incense burners in the kandaki database (654 from private contributors)

 Theme of the month : MongoliaDuring a trip to Mongolia, I took some incense burner pictures in various locations (temples, museums, yurts...)
Very often represented on mongolian incense burners are the eight auspicious symbols (naimin takhel) that are associated with the gifts given to Buddha: the white conch shell, the precious umbrella, the victory banner, the two golden fishes, the Dharma wheel (eight-spoked golden wheel), the Auspicious drawing (knot of eternity), the lotus flower and the treasure vase
 Have a look