Cantonese Puzzle ball in ivory China, 19th century.
A happiness ball in ivory carved in the Cantonese workshops with a figure on the top and on the base.
Circa 1850 - 1880
Intricately hand carved ivory puzzle ball Incredibly beautiful and intricate Chinese Puzzle Ball
A fascinating and incredible piece of artistry and workmanship. A lot of work goes into these detailed designs. Extremely Rare
A little defect on the base with a missing part. See pictures.
Weight: 123.26 g.
Dim.: 28 cm
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