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Pair of Chinese Petite Mythical Limestone Basins

About

The artisan who carved this pair of petite basins skilfully called out the stone’s natural veining by delicately tracing the markings with carved vertical lines and shaping with subtle curves. The unusual feet suggest the paws of an animal or roots, giving the basins a fanciful, mythical appearance. A single rosette, or possibly a burl, adds curiosity.

Details

  • Materials and techniques
  • Condition
    Excellent.
  • Dimensions

    H 7.25 in. x W 8.75 in. x D 9 in.

    H 18.42 cm x W 22.23 cm x D 22.86 cm

  • Seller location
    Chicago, IL
  • Seller reference number
    BJFF069
  • Sold As
    Set of 2
  • Reference number
    LU820011317373

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