Pair of Chinese tinted ivory seated emperor and empress figures with colored inlay, 20th century
Lot 6019Y
A pair of tinted ivory seated emperor and empress figures 20th century
Sold for US$ 9,150 inc. premium
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A pair of tinted ivory seated emperor and empress figures
20th century
The empress seated on a phoenix throne holding a fabric covered seal box, her elaborately carved hat and robes displaying a phoenix motif; the emperor seated upon a dragon throne holding his necklace, his robes and throne decorated with a dragon motif; the surfaces inlaid with colored glass and stone, with black pigment highlighting some details.
12in (30.5cm) height of tallest figure
14 1/2in (35.5cm) height including stand
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