10 December 2014
RARE SCEPTRE RUYI EN PLACAGE DE BAMBOU SCULPTE
CHINE, DYNASTIE QING, XVIIIEME SIECLE
The head of the sceptre is of typical form and carved with two peaches borne on a leafy spray. The central section of the shaft is delicately decorated with finger citron surrounded by blossoming scrolls. The terminal is carved with pomegranates ; minor splits.
15 7/8 in. (40 cm.) long.
Property from a private European collector
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A RARE BAMBOO-VENEER RUYI SCEPTRE
CHINA, QING DYNASTY, 18TH CENTURY
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