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Lot 38: 汉 绿松石雕辟邪烛台 Han Dynasty, A Rare Turquoiseb Figure of a Bixie

Gianguan Auctions

September 24, 2022
New York, NY, US

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汉 绿松石雕辟邪烛台
立体圆雕神兽伏地,四肢蹲伏作势前跃,身侧有羽翼, 翼末端斜上收分叉长尾。整器威猛, 灵活有力。绿松石钙化褐色斑沁。
(相似台湾蓝田山房藏东汉绿松石辟邪)
Han Dynasty, A Rare Turquoise Figure of a Bixie
Carved in the round in a crouching position as a powerful mythical beast, Bixie, head held high with open jaws depicting a ferocious facial expression, wings issuing from the muscular front legs and a long bifurcated tail. A tubular holder is set behind the right foreleg, might have held incense sticks. The turquoise stone calcified to opaque buff.
(Similar to the Turquoise Bixie at the Taiwan Lantian Mountain House Collection)

Dimensions

Length: 7⅝ in (19.4 cm)
Height: 5⅛ in (13 cm)
Weight: 1,217 g

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