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A large Chinese ivory carving of Shou-lao, Qing Dynasty, late 19th/early 20th century
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Lot 7

A large Chinese ivory carving of Shou-lao, Qing Dynasty, late 19th/early 20th century


the standing Immortal holding a ruyi sceptre in his left hand, his right hand holding his staff, his shoulders headed by the figure of a small laughing boy, the child's hand resting on the Immortal's head and clasping the top of the staff, with a crane by his feet, his left side carved with peaches, pomegranates and finger citron, the whole heightened and stained with black foliate decoration, the base now fixed, signed, 55cm high

*This lot is not suitable for export

Sold for R 14 000
Including Buyer's Premium and VAT R 15 932

Estimate R 15 000 - 20 000


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