An ivory card case and paperweight Mid Qing/ Late Qing dynasty
Lot 315 Y
An ivory card case and paperweight Mid Qing/ Late Qing dynasty
HK$ 15,000 - 20,000
US$ 1,900 - 2,600

Lot Details
The Property of a Lady (lots 314-316)
An ivory card case and paperweight
Mid Qing/ Late Qing dynasty
The case finely carved on the exterior featuring scenes of figures relaxing under lush trees in a garden, the main figures depicted holding a fan with attendants serving food and tea, looked on by figures within pavilions and riding on a sampan, the upper surface and base featuring further scenes of dragon amidst clouds and two birds perched on tree branches; the counter naturalistically carved in the form of a stem of bamboo, with a bird encircling the prunus tree on the exterior, the interior with two insects.
Longest: 13.5cm long. (2).

Footnotes

  • 清中期/晚期
    象牙雕人物山水蓋盒
    象牙雕梅花紋竹節式紙鎮
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