Collection, Mythology, Ancient Chinese Culture.
5 large amulets (figurines), mythology/ritual, in hardstone, unusual depictions and shapes from ancient Neolithic cultures.
The appearances of the stones vary in colour from black to dark green and marbled.
All are pierced with 1 to 4 symmetrical holes.
In very good overall condition, some stones have fine traces of wear.
Estimated period: mid-20th century for the oldest. I'll leave you to judge for yourself.
Total weight (5): 653.1 g
1- Carved figurine amulet of an ancient god with a larvae body. (Hongshan)
(87 x 59 x 28 mm) - Weight: 110.7 g
2- Carved figurine amulet of a body with a phallus (fertility) - Old god's head
(93 x 41 x 21 mm) - Weight: 106.8 g
3- Carved figurine amulet in the shape of a Choi, cabbage cutter (Hongshan)
(52 x 113 x 18 mm) - Weight: 139.5 g
4- Carved figurine amulet of a cicada (Hongshan)
(32 x 93 x 42 mm) - Weight: 171 g
5- Carved figurine amulet of the old god Apollo (Hongshan)
(86 x 38 x 28 mm) - Weight: 152.2 g
Their individual weights are displayed on the attached photos.
Please take into account the detailed attached photos for a better impression.
Will be carefully packaged and shipped by insured and tracked Colissimo.
- Total nr of items
- Amulets, Figurine(s), Sculptures
- 21st century
- Region/ Country of origin
- Theme/ depiction
- Mythology / Ritual / Chinese Culture (653 g)
- Good condition, see description
- 53×15×50 mm