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SCEPTRE RUYI EN BOIS SCULPTE ET INCRUSTE
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SCEPTRE RUYI EN BOIS SCULPTE ET INCRUSTE

CHINE, DYNASTIE QING, FIN DU XVIIIEME SIECLE

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SCEPTRE RUYI EN BOIS SCULPTE ET INCRUSTE
CHINE, DYNASTIE QING, FIN DU XVIIIEME SIECLE
De forme cambrée, le dessus très finement sculpté de fines volutes feuillagées, rinceaux rococo, fleurs, svastikas et pierre sonore, ce réseau agrémenté d'incrustations en matériaux divers, la partie centrale et l'extrémité serties de médaillons en stéatite à décor de dragon ou en forme de ruyi, la tête en forme de lingzhi agrémentée d'un cartouche en ivoire sculpté, un pompon rattaché au manche ; certaines incrustations postérieures
Longueur: 39 cm. (19¼ in.)
Provenance
From a French private collection
Special Notice

Prospective purchasers are advised that several countries prohibit the importation of property containing materials from endangered species, including but not limited to coral, ivory and tortoiseshell. Accordingly, prospective purchasers should familiarize themselves with relevant customs regulations prior to bidding if they intend to import this lot into another country.
Post Lot Text
AN EMBELLISHED CARVED WOOD RUYI SCEPTRE
CHINA, QING DYNASTY, LATE 18TH CENTURY

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