Bronze Qiling statue partly gilded, 18th century (1) - Bronze, Gilt bronze - China - 19th century

Description
Bronze Qiling statue partly gilded, 18th century (1) - Bronze, Gilt bronze - China - 19th century
Very good condition, see description - 36×19.5×40 cm

A beautiful and unique antique Chinese bronze lion or qilin. Very delicately made with a lot of details. From at least the 18th century, possibly older (Kangxi). The head is very delicately made, with lots of details. Rare item, for the collector.
For a similar statue, see Sotheby's Olympia London, 23 April 2002, lot 383.

Condition: very good.
Some patina has been polished, see photos.
A few signs of wear and casting flaws, see photos.

Weight: 6,700 grams, heavy for its size.

Size:
36 cm high.


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Lot details
Total nr of items
1
Object
Bronze Qiling statue partly gilded, 18th century
Technique
hand-formed
Material
Bronze, Gilt bronze
Period
19th century
Region/ Country of origin
China
Condition
Very good condition, see description
Dimensions
36×19.5×40 cm
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