A hardstone water buffalo and boy carving Late Qing Dynasty/ Republic
Lot 109
A hardstone water buffalo and boy carving Late Qing Dynasty/ Republic
£3,000 - 5,000
US$ 4,700 - 7,800

Lot Details
Various Owners
A hardstone water buffalo and boy carving
Late Qing Dynasty/ Republic
The hardstone carving, possibly turquoise, carved in the form of a recumbent water buffalo, with its forelegs partly raised, its tail flicked to one side, surmounted by a smiling boy riding on its back, holding the left horn in one hand and the tethered rope in his right hand, with a hat tied behind his back, wood stand.
17.3cm (6¾in) wide (2).

Footnotes

  • Provenance: an English private collection
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