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Lapis Carp Snuff Bottle
Lapis Carp Snuff Bottle


 
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Chinese carved lapis lazuli snuff bottle, ca 1900. The carp swims up stream and passes the Dragon Gate and is therefore transformed into a dragon. The dragon is usually shown chasing the Pearl of Wisdom, but in this relief carving it is the carp that is chasing the Pearl of Wisdom. The carp is carved from the lapis lazuli part of the original pebble.
Age: Qing Dynasy ca 1900
Size: 2" x 1" x 7/8"
Media: Lapis Lazuli
Condition: Excellent
Price: $3,200.00 USD
$3,200.00

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