Asian Auction

June 04, 2012

LOT 138
Ivory Carved Figure of Guandi, Late Qing Dynasty
  • Ivory Carved Figure of Guandi, Late Qing Dynasty

138

Ivory Carved Figure of Guandi, Late Qing Dynasty

The god of war dressed in full armour while holding a halberd and stroking his beard. Wood stand
height 9.5" — 24.2 cm.

Estimate $800-$1,200

Realised: $3,840
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

About artist/note:

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Additional Info:

Department: Asian Art
Materials: Ivory
Period: Qing