Pair of Chinese Porcelain Nodding Sculpture of Court Ladies

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A lovely pair of Chinese export porcelain figures of court ladies with nodding heads.
Decorated in elaborate hand-painted enamels, they both wear greenish blue color coats in the traditional Manchu style, with their hair in elaborate coiffures. Each holds a ruyi scepter in one hand, a handkerchief in the other, circa 1900.
The heads are molded separately and are movable.

Details

  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use
  • Dimensions
    15.5 in. H x 5.5 in. W x 4 in. D
    39 cm H x 14 cm W x 10 cm D
  • Seller Location
    Austin, TX
  • Number of Items
    2
  • Reference Number
    LU89479469833
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