9 November 2007,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 1,875
Estimate GBP 1,200 - GBP 1,500
Four bronze small scholar ornaments, 16th/17th Century
comprising a waterdropper in the form of a Qilin, and three weights modelled as a boy clambering on the back of a tethered buffalo, as a recumbent caparisoned Buddhistic lion, and as a toad - 2½in. (6.3cm.) long max. (4)
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