Asian Art Auction

December 05, 2011

LOT 222
Rare Export Silver Figure of Shoulao, 19th Century
  • Rare Export Silver Figure of Shoulao, 19th Century
  • Rare Export Silver Figure of Shoulao, 19th Century
  • Rare Export Silver Figure of Shoulao, 19th Century

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Rare Export Silver Figure of Shoulao, 19th Century

The god of longevity with long beard and flowing robes containing designs of dragons, cranes and ‘shou’ characters, all the while holding onto a staff with dragon terminal
height 13" — 33 cm.
27.8 oz. — 865 grams
hallmark of shang *baocheng jiyu* cheng

Estimate $2,000-$3,000

Realised: $4,920
Price Includes Buyer's Premium

Additional Info:

Department: Asian Art
Ceramics: Export