|Antiquities - East Asia & South-east Asia|
|Origin:||Ming Dynasty, Circa 16th to 17th Century A.D., China|
|Dimensions:||Height: 10.5 cm / Width: 4.5 cm|
|Condition:||Intact in good condition. Presented on a carved rosewood display base.|
East Asia & South-east Asia - Ming Dynasty ivory carving of a resting Scholar figure A fine Ming Dynasty ivory carving of a Scholar figure. Depicted in a crouched position, his head resting on his hands, wearing a long flowing robe and elaborate hair adornment. His face with closed eyes and a broad bearded smile. The surface with old line fissures and a deep honey patina, the base signed.