Pair of Ming style Chinese Zodiac gilt metal ram or longhorn sheep figures, each depicted standing with a hoof atop a coin and wearing accoutrements made of coins, symbolizing good fortune. 15" H x 5" W x 12" D. Total weight 24 lbs. 20th century. Provenance: estate of Marshall Lovell, Nashville, Tennessee. CONDITION: Scattered but significant surface oxidation and minor wear.
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