Lot 23: FINE CHINESE CARVED RED CORAL SEATED BUDDHA FIGURE
November 10, 2012
Boynton Beach, FL, USALive Auction
Description: Superb Chinese hand carved red coral figure depicting a seated happy Buddha. He is holding a sack to right hand with beaded necklace and coins with flowing robe. Exceptionally carved throughout. Includes tiered wooden base with silver inlay. Late Qing period. Measures 7 1/4" height x 10 3/4" width + 5 1/4" base height (18.4cm x 27.3cm + 13.3cm). Total coral weight of approximately 1667 grams.