Incense Burner & Stand
The Incense Burner is cylindrical with an open well top and pierced around the body with a pattern of openwork individually cut out with a simple metal tool by the skilled potter. The Incense Burner side has a cut out to take a tealight (not supplied) it sits on pierced stand with cutouts to match.
There are variations of decoration for this incense burner with the Holly version with piercing in the shape of holly leaves and berry with a painted sprig of holly. (SOLD SEPARATELY)
Dimensions: Height 3 1/2" (9cm)
The act of burning or secondary burning of incense is thought to go back to early Egyptian times nowadays used for creating a mood, and for creating pleasant aromatic odours.