In Chinese Buddhism, the Ruyi scepter is a symbol of good fortune and power. A gold and jade scepter will be available in the upcoming 19th Century Decorative Arts Auction, offered by Ross Auction Company, LLC. The piece bears three carved and pierced green apple jade plaques, depicting peaches, bats, and flowers.
Other lots of interest include a Chinese dragon sculpture and a Royen 1896 Paris Exposition dining set. Beyond decorative art and furniture, several pieces of Italian porcelain will be offered. A pair of 16-inch urns are particularly highlighted. These porcelain pieces were created by the Capodimonte porcelain manufactory in Naples, Italy during the 18th century. The colorful urns feature twisted snake handles. To register to bid and view the complete catalog, visit bidsquare.
Lot Categories:Fine Art (75), Decorative Arts (394), Furniture (203), Jewelry (10), Asian Works of Art (199), Watches & Clocks (50), American Indian & Ethnographic (31), Couture & Textiles (2), Collectibles (183), Wine & Spirits (25), Pop Culture (5)
# of Lots:1177
Price Range:$40 - $100,000
Interesting lots include:
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|Chinese Ruyi Gold Gilt Jade Scepter|| Estimate: |
|Royen 1896 Carved Paris Exposition Dining Room|| Estimate: |
|Heavily Carved RJ Horner Winged Griffin Partners Desk|| Estimate: |
|Chinese Marble Dragon Sculpture|| Estimate: |
|3 Piece Mitchell Rammelsberg Victorian Bedroom Set|| Estimate: |