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Chinese Zitan Ruyi Scepter
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Chinese Zitan Ruyi Scepter

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Directory: Antiques: Regional Art: Asian: Chinese: Wood: Pre 1920: Item # 1303035
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A Chinese ruyi scepter carved from beautiful zitan wood, a symbol of good fortune used in Buddhist ceremonies. "Ruyi" directly translates into "as you wish". It has been ornately carved with lingzhi mushrooms on the head and running down the curved handle, which ends in a gnarled root form. High quality carve work. Beautiful distinctive grain of zitan wood. Size: 14.5" length, 3.5" width