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Two Ivory Carvings

Auction:
2528B
Lot:
344
Sold for:
$385$325

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Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - 2528B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
December 03, 2010 9:00AM

Description:

Two Ivory Carvings, China and Japan, late 19th century, seated figure of Guanyin holding a sprig in her left hand and a rose water vase to her right, wood stand; figure of Buddha seated on a pedestal, with an aureole symbolizing flame, mark to the base, ht. 5 1/4, 5 1/8 in.
Estimate $200-300

Keywords

China, Japan, Aureola, Bodhisattvas, Buddhism, Chinese ceramics, Guan Yin

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