London, South Kensington
7 December 2000
A coral carving of two maidens
carved wearing flowing robes and headdress, the figure on the left holding a closed scroll, the other with one arm extended holding peach sprays in both hands and a bird perched on a flower on her head, both standing on a large phoenix, on a carved and pierced wood stand -- 8in. (20.2cm.) high, (chips and damages).
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