Eastern & Oriental - The best of Asian & Oriental pieces. If marks are stated in the desscription we have additional photos of the marks which we will forward on request.
OUR STAR OF THE EAST
C1920. An Imperial Chinese Chess Set cast from the original set carved from ivory. A great amount of post casting work has been done on these pieces to accentuate the detail of the originals. Each piece is on a Chinese hardwood stand. £385.00
C1890/1900. A very rare representation of Xiwangmu (Goddess of the West ) wife of the Jade Emperor accompanied by a mythical Vermillion Bird. Many manifestations through Toaist and Buddhist depictions but she predates Taoism. Indecipherable mark & thumprint. More on request. 10 1/2 inches tall.
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