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A figurine 'Zhenwu'. China, Wanli-period (1573-1619). Photo Auktionshaus Stahl

Porcelain with blue painting. A figurine of the Taoist deity Zhenwu on a throne with base. The wall of the base decorated with parts of the '8 Treasures'. Verso with 4 original openings for a former fixation. H. 26 cm. Lot 726  - Estimation : 800 €

See: Wiesner, Chinesisches Porzellan, Mainz 1981, pp. 62-65.

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