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CHINESE IVORY CARVED EMPEROR AND EMPRESS

CHINESE IVORY CARVED EMPEROR AND EMPRESS


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Directory: Antiques: Regional Art: Asian: Chinese: Ivory: Pre 1910: Item # 1121671

Please refer to our stock # 1117 when inquiring.
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Ann Arbor
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$2500.00

This pair of carved ivory emperor and empress are late 19th or early 20th century export pieces. The emperor is 12 ¼” high, 2 ¼” wide and 1 ¾” thick. The empress is 12 1/8” high, 2 ½” wide and 2” thick. The emperor is holding a sword and the empress is holding a Ruyi. The robes are very well carved with dragon and phoenix designs. There is honorable “Great Ming” mark on the bottom of the empress. They are in excellent condition.