A nephrite archaistic mythical beast and lingzhi group
Lot 1363
A nephrite archaistic mythical beast and lingzhi group
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A nephrite archaistic mythical beast and lingzhi group A nephrite archaistic mythical beast and lingzhi group A nephrite archaistic mythical beast and lingzhi group A nephrite archaistic mythical beast and lingzhi group A nephrite archaistic mythical beast and lingzhi group A nephrite archaistic mythical beast and lingzhi group A nephrite archaistic mythical beast and lingzhi group A nephrite archaistic mythical beast and lingzhi group
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A nephrite archaistic mythical beast and lingzhi group
Possibly a qilin, depicted recumbent and grasping a branch of lingzhi fungus in its mouth that extends across its back, its horns and ears flattened against its head, accompanied by a pup that turns its head affectionately towards the elder; of translucent gray-green hue with a pale russet fissure line to the bifurcated tail and another pale white fissure line to the snout.
5 1/2in (13.9cm) long
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