Lot 20008

Sitting Shou Xing made of mammoth ivory, China around 1920, the god of longevity as a bearded man with an overly high forehead sitting on a stool on a pedestal, in his hand a scroll, under one foot a turtle peeping out, figure and pedestal carved from 1 piece of ivory each and joined together, partially blackened, blackening partially rubbed off, total height 21.5 cm, 919.5 g, fine shrinkage cracks, with flat wooden base in matching fabric covered and padded box 32x18 cm, h 13.5 cm, CITES regulations and import - export restrictions might apply! 2483-003