Lot 9

STATUTE OF DIVINITY OF TAO (ZHENWU?)
In bronze with a brown patina, represented sitting on a stool in the west, a snake embracing a turtle between its feet, the right hand at the belt, its long hair plated
backwards

(A shock at

the base)

China, 17th

centuryA

BRONZE FIGURE, CHINA, 17TH CENTURY. HIGH 20 CM (7 7/8

IN.)