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    Sale 12555

    The Imperial Sale / Important Chinese Ceramics & Works of Art

    1 June 2016, Convention Hall

  • Lot 3383

    A CARVED ALOESWOOD FIGURE OF A LION

    KANGXI PERIOD (1662-1722)

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    A CARVED ALOESWOOD FIGURE OF A LION
    KANGXI PERIOD (1662-1722)
    The beast is carved with its head turned, bulging eyes and mouth open, with curly mane and detailed fur along the backbone, the bushy tail upswept towards the rump.
    10 in. (25.4 cm.) long, box


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