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Lot 35: A Fine Chinese Jade Carved Lingam with 8-Lobed Floral Base
November 20, 2012
Singapore, SingaporeLive Auction
Description: A Fine Chinese Jade Carved Lingam. It is normally worn to ward off evil and for procreation and good luck. In the past, Chinese keep such Lingam as a discrete and secret item and rubbing it to create positive "Qi" (energy) for the body and libido. The Chinese regard jade as very auspicious and precious. This Jade Lingam is heavy and has an attractive color which are traits of precious and good quality jade. Its charm also lies in its simplicity and shape. Period: Qing Dynasty (AD 1644-1912). Length: 9cm. Weight: 103.7g. 清 玉雕“林伽”
Condition Report: Good