41: 17th Century Rhinoceros Horn Libation Cup
17th Century Rhinoceros Horn Libation Cup
Chinese, a libation cup of rhinoceros horn, atop carved and reticulated flowering stand. Relief carving along sides, chilong handle and squared away pouring spout; rim of cup 7.25 in., overall ht. of cup 4.25 in. and ht. with stand 8 in.
International shipping is not available for this item. This item will only be shipped within the United States, except to California. Weight of cup 297.1 g; 10.48 oz; 9.55 ozt; 0.65 lbs.
A break in the cup near the handle, replaced with wood, an early restoration. Other cracks and restorations along handle. Wear appropriate with age and some restoration revealed under blacklight, likely painting - minor and scattered throughout.