Cloisonné Enamel and Lapis Gemstone Inlays Ruyi Sceptre, Late Qing Dynasty
Decorated on a rich blue ground with elaborate entangled lotus and Eight Daoist Emblems motifs, inlaid lapis lazuli and other gemstones depicting a peach, pine tree, and crane. With brown silk tassle
length 16.5" — 42 cm.
A similar example was sold at Hosane Auction, Shanghai, December 21, 2013, lot 949. Presented as the cover lot.
Department: Asian Art
Period: Qing, Tang