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    Sale 7431

    Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art

    6 November 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 68

    A RHINOCEROS HORN LIBATION CUP

    17TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A RHINOCEROS HORN LIBATION CUP
    17TH CENTURY
    Finely carved with a continuous river landscape depicting a scholar seated at the water's edge contemplating the moon, all surrounded by rockwork and overhanging trees, a large pine tree forming the handle at one end, the boughs continuing over the rim, the horn of a warm honey tone
    6¾ in. (17.7 cm.) wide


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