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THIS ITEM IS NOW SOLD - Important Chinese Qinq Dynasty Horn Libation Ceremonial hand carved Cup – C1800


Our Price: £1,400.00
Description

Fine late 18th/early 19th Century Chinese Horn Libation Cup 
   
Chinese horn libation cup, the exterior all over skilfully and finely carved depicting a learned scholar with his attendant in a shaded pine grove of majestic pine trees set on rocky ground with mountains in the background. A large textured tree trunk rendered as the handle of the vessel rises on one edge. It has a flat base and tapered lip. Colours vary from translucent light brown/honey at the wide opening in natural light to honey brown, orange, deep browns.

The cup is in excellent undamaged condition with natural horn ringed grains and tiny natural indentation lines to the upper lip.
 
It is made of animal Horn and is an original important item.
 
N.B. Carved wooden display Stand included in Sale.
 
Dimensions:
 
High: 3.5ins (9cms)
Wide: 3ins (7.5cs)
Deep: 1.5ins (3.75cms)
 

THIS ITEM IS NOW SOLD
THIS ITEM IS NOW SOLD  - Important Chinese Qinq Dynasty Horn Libation Ceremonial hand carved Cup – C1800
THIS ITEM IS NOW SOLD  - Important Chinese Qinq Dynasty Horn Libation Ceremonial hand carved Cup – C1800 THIS ITEM IS NOW SOLD  - Important Chinese Qinq Dynasty Horn Libation Ceremonial hand carved Cup – C1800 THIS ITEM IS NOW SOLD  - Important Chinese Qinq Dynasty Horn Libation Ceremonial hand carved Cup – C1800 THIS ITEM IS NOW SOLD  - Important Chinese Qinq Dynasty Horn Libation Ceremonial hand carved Cup – C1800