3341
3341
AN AMBER 'ELEPHANT' GROUP
QING DYNASTY, 18TH CENTURY
Estimate
100,000150,000
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3341
AN AMBER 'ELEPHANT' GROUP
QING DYNASTY, 18TH CENTURY
Estimate
100,000150,000
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AN AMBER 'ELEPHANT' GROUP
QING DYNASTY, 18TH CENTURY
well carved in the form of a crouching elephant with one foreleg bent and head turned to one side, its curled trunk coiling around a large lingzhi fungus, supporting on its back a buddhist lion cub, all beside another larger lion with one leg resting on a brocade ball, the amber of a warm translucent honey tone
8 cm, 3 1/8  in.
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Provenance

Sotheby's Hong Kong, 28th April 1992, lot 292.

Important Jades, Ambers and Hardstones from a Distinguished Connoisseur

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Hong Kong