Elite Decorative Arts Holiday Sale - December 10, 2011
Lot 93 - Pr CHINESE CARVED IVORY EMPEROR & EMPRESS FIGURES
Pair of Chinese hand carved ivory Emperor and Empress figures. Each has intricate relief carving throughout. Robes and thrones have dragon and Phoenix design throughout. Accented by red and turquoise enameled dots. Each figure holds reign mark bottom. Includes fitted wooden silver inlay bases. Measures 10 1/2" height + 2" base height (26.6cm + 5.1cm). Ivory weight NOT including bases: 3287 grams. Pre-Sale estimate $3000-$5000.