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    • Figure of Shou Xing

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    • Ivory carving of Shou Xing, the Taoist Stellar Deity who represents the God of Longevity. He carries a basket and a staff as his emblem. On wooden base
    • Ivory carving of Han Hsiang-Tzu

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    • Ivory carving of Han Hsiang-Tzu, a Taoist Immortal who is patron of music and always carries a flute. Ink is used to detail the flute and highlight the object's hair and beard. The Eight Immortals are legendary Taoist persons with supernatural...
    • Fan-shaped ivory carving

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    • Ivory fan-shaped relief carving of Shaivite figures and followers on one-half and Vishuites on other half. On modern wood stand. Similar pieces are sometimes seen on Hindu palace or temple doors.
    • Ivory carving of Li T'ieh-Kuai

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    • Carved ivory figurine of Li T'ieh-Kuai, one of the Eight Taoist Immortals. He is depicted as a beggar leaning on an staff. Ink has been used to create the robe design, highlight the beard, moustache and the contents of the bag Li Tieh-Kuai is...
    • Ivory carving of Zhongli Quan

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    • Ivory carving of Taoist Immortal, Zhongli Quan, holding a fan inscribed with 4 characters that loosely translate as ""pure breeze blows gently."" On wood base. Zhongli Quan is thought to have lived sometime during the Zhou Dynasty (1027-249 B.C.)....
    • Carving of Bedawang

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    • Teak wood carving of froggish looking lizard, or tortoise-like creature, with spined back. Old Bali temple carving. According to the Museum of Djakarta, the early period of Balinese wood carvings (without naming dates for the early period) are...
    • Wood carving of an attendant

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    • Lacquered carving, perhaps teak. of an attendant holding a covered box and wearing a tightly fitted head covering. Figure is well carved with an expressive face and flowing drapery in his garment. The black, gold, red and white lacquer has peeled...
    • White marble carving of seated Brahma

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    • Brahma is the Hindu god of sacrifice and worship and the first member of the triad of Brahma, Shiva, and Vishnu. He is the creator of the universe and is depicted with four additional heads and four arms. Each arm holds one of the following: a...
    • Pair of bamboo brush holders

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    • A pair of bamboo brush holders, elaborately carved depicting the Seven Sages of the Bamboo Grove although each carving depicts only five of the men. The sages actually existed and are known by name although their connection to each other is not...
    • Carnelian plate with Arabic script

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    • Very thin relief carving or etching work on carnelian plate showing Arabic script, which could be man's name as seals, signature with his ranks, talisman or Islamic blessings. Velma Lentz was told the inscription was from the Koran.
    • Bone landscape carving

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    • Bone carving xculpture. Landscape with immortals carved on front and back. The front is more dimensional with pine trees, houses, people, animals and guards by the gates. Mounted on carved hardwood stand.
    • Tinted ivory carving of an immortal

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    • Tinted ivory carving depicting an immortal wearing a cap with long ribbons, holding a branch of peony flowers. It is colored in red, black, gold, blue and yellow enamel and rubbed off to look as if the carving is aged. The eyes are inlaid with ink....
    • Ivory carving with ragon and tigers

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    • Elephant tusk bas relief carved and painted with two tigers facing a dragon, on black lacquered stand. The carvings are colored in black, green and red. Signed by Xiliang in red seal form.
    • Ivory ball on a tall stand

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    • Ivory ball and tall stand. The ball with about six layers of graduated smaller balls inside of the surface ball. The surface has two tiered carving with undercut and depicting a dragon, its eyes are inlaid with ink. The tall stand is with circular...
    • Granite carving: ""Meditation""

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    • Black granite, abstract stone sculpture titled ""Meditation."" It depicts a seated human holding his hands on his chest. Well polished silvery gray surface contrasts with brownish rough stone surface in shaded areas. It is signed on the bottom by...

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