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Your search (miscanellous items) returned 42 incense burners   (click on thumbnail to see full picture)
Shape: Oil Lamp : Human   Material: Brass
Location: Private (Vincent Evans)
Description: On the stand is a young boy in what seems to be period clothing wearing what looks like burning coals on his head. Above this is the oil lamp with 3 spouts.It has a tall bulbous lid. On top of this is a triangular plate supporting a bucket,a bell and what could be a talon,each on a chain. Above this is what i believe to be a waft plate. Finally, there is the handle. The Oil Lamp is 38cm in height and can be dismantled easily for cleaning.
Item # 217   

Origin: Oriental   Shape: Brazier   Material: Brass
Location: Private (David Brennan)
Description: Brass incense burner with silver overlay. May also be a heating or cooking brazier.
see item #588 for reference.
Item # 353   

Origin: Oriental   Shape: Brazier : Human   Material: Copper
Location: Private (Patti Lowman)
Description: It is made of copper with bronze feet and measures 3 feet in height and 25 inches in diameter. The woman in top is holding a snake and the feet of the burner are lion's heads.
Item # 387   

Origin: Asia   Shape: Pot   Material: Ceramic
Location: Private (Tom Holton)   (identified/contributed by: Neil)
Description: Small pot with bronze handle, a loose-fitting wooden plug that fits in the top, and a small vent hole in the top. May rather be a Oil lamp with missing wick holder.
see item #625 for reference.
Item # 393   

Origin: China   Shape: Pot   Material: Metal
Location: Private (Susan Rountree)   (identified/contributed by: Joan Ahrens)
Description: Old Chinese Hand warmer where hot coal are put in and held under long sleeves/robes in winter. Lid comes off but is really stuck on tightly. Has a swing handle.
Item # 496   

Origin: China   Incense: Stick   Shape: Pot   Material: Ceramic
Location: Private (Linda Stockdale)
Description: Ceramic Incense burner, decorated with green and flowers background and painted scenery.
Could also be a sugar bowl (but with missing lid) as teapots with same decoration can be found in China, like this one
Item # 503   

Origin: Oriental   Incense: Rose water   Shape: Sprinkler   Material: Brass
Location: Private (Johanne)   (identified/contributed by: Franck Slaven)
Description: Brass Rose Water Sprinkler : the top has 3 holes in it and screws off the bowl. Was used to sprinkle rose water during weddings and large public gatherings. Rose water was also used for flavoring food, especially in the Middle East. Rose water sprinklers were popular in Mughal India and in most Islamic countries
Item # 530   

Origin: India   Shape: Multi-Part : Human   Material: Bronze
Location: Private (Tony Fink)   (identified/contributed by: Neil)
Description: Bronze Aarti lamp, approx 8" high with a handle for carrying.
Aarti, also spelled arathi, aarthi (from the Sanskrit term Aradhana) is a Hindu ritual, in which light from wicks soaked in ghee (purified butter) or camphor is offered to one or more deities.
Item # 584

Origin: Oriental   Shape: Brazier : Bird   Material: Brass
Location: Private (Jim)
Description: This Incense Burner stands 27" tall to the tip of the bird. The tray is 18" wide, the base is 13" and the bowl/vessel is 5 1/2" deep and 11 " across. It has a white, crusty residue in it. May also be a heating or cooking brazier.
see item #353 for reference
Item # 588   

Origin: Asia   Shape: Pot   Material: Ceramic
Location: Private (Neil)
Description: Oil lamp with a metal lid with tube attached that goes down into the pot (wick holder). Dimensions: 17cm high, 12cm wide.
see item #393 for reference.
Item # 625   

Origin: Turkey   Shape: Pot   Material: Copper
Location: Private (Neil)
Description: Copper Burner or Brazier (used for heating or cooking). Dimensions: 31cm x 23cm
see item #588 for reference
Item # 626   

Shape: Airplane   Material: Brass
Location: Private (Shane Williams)
Description: This plane flips over in the center to a tray of some sort on the bottom half and the upper half is a thick screening with smoke damage? like there was meant to be something burned in it. It measures 12" long and I believe it was 10" wide. Hand engravings. (maybe Indian art) missing 2 engines and front landing gear. wierd markings on it in 2 or 3 spots. with the 70 engraved or stamped on the inner screen part.
Item # 628   

Material: Bronze
Location: Private (DD)
Description: Set of 3 items on a common base, with a candlestick in the center. Right could be an incense burner or an ashtray
Item # 630   

Material: Copper
Location: Private (ajtx)
Description: The top is as big around as a large plate. It is engraved on the bottom B2708. It may be a brazier, for heating purpose.
Item # 631   

Origin: France   Shape: Pot   Material: Ceramic
Location: Private (Sandra Carr)
Description: Ceramic pot which may be an oil lamp with a metal lid.
see items #393 and #625 for reference.
Item # 641   

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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
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