Nephrite Jade-inset Wood Ruyi Scepter, China, 19th century, plain wood, holding three white jade oval plaques decorated in relief with auspicious symbols and shou longevity characters, lg. 20, plaque dia. to 4 1/2 in.
repairs to the wood of ruyi head, age wear with some chips, age cracks, and surface scratches to wood, plaques reglued to wood.
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