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Three Sandstone Carvings of Shishi Lions

Auction:
2906T
Lot:
1890
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Auction:
Discovery - 2906T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
March 31, 2016 10:00AM

Description:

Three Sandstone Carvings of Shishi Lions, China, all seated on their hind legs on a rectangular podium, two with a ball under the right foreleg and one under the left, one lion with a free-moving ball in its mouth, the podiums with carved details in bas relief, ht. to 7 3/8 in.
Estimate $300-500


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