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Pair of Chinese Porcelain Nodding Sculpture of Court Ladies


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.


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    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Dimensions

    H 15.5 in. x W 5.5 in. x D 4 in.

    H 39.37 cm x W 13.97 cm x D 10.16 cm

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    Austin, TX
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    Set of 2
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