An ivory abstinence placque. 18th/early 19th century - image-1
An ivory abstinence placque. 18th/early 19th century - image-2
An ivory abstinence placque. 18th/early 19th century - image-1An ivory abstinence placque. 18th/early 19th century - image-2

Lot 711 Dα

An ivory abstinence placque. 18th/early 19th century

Chinese Art  08.06.2019, 13:00 - 08.06.2019, 16:00
India/South East Asia, Tibet/Nepal  08.06.2019, 11:30 - 08.06.2019, 12:59

Estimate: 2.000 € - 3.000 €
Result: 1.860 €

An ivory abstinence placque. 18th/early 19th century

Of flat double gourd shape surrounded by vines, leaves, flowers and a smaller gourd, a bat, and a butterfly. On one side the Chinese characters "zhaijie" (abstinence), on the other side in Manchu script "bolgomi karga" (purity charm). Traces of red and green pigments.
Height 6.7 cm

清十八世紀/十九世紀早期 象牙滿漢文齋戒牌
來源:比利時私人收藏

Provenance

Private collection, Belgium