A small carved bamboo 'prunus' libation cup Qing dynasty
Lot 2
A small carved bamboo 'prunus' libation cup Qing dynasty
HK$ 15,000 - 20,000
US$ 1,900 - 2,600
Lot Details
A small carved bamboo 'prunus' libation cup
Qing dynasty
The exterior naturalistically carved to stimulate a section of a prunus trunk, a smaller trunk issuing from the mouthrim with further extended branches embracing both sides, ending with prunus buds and blossoms, all below a shallow groove extending around the cup just below the mouthrim.
4cm high.

Footnotes

  • 清 竹雕梅樁形小盃

    取竹子地下莖,雕梅樁式小盃,器身採用透雕技法雕成梅樁,一枝幹從器身一側彎曲生長,枝幹延伸分叉至盃身兩邊,上圓雕梅花而飾,或盛開,或含苞欲放。此盃施鏤刻兼圓雕,層次分明,小巧雅緻。
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