Displaying superior craftsmanship quality this richly fire gilt copper repoussé figure shows a mythical creature which at first glance appears like a phoenix, however with a fire-spewing dragon head as its behind. Archaic patterns are neatly incised around the entire body.
Dimensions: HEIGHT 11.5 CM
Condition: Very good condition with rich Malachite patina in places
Provenance: Estate of an Austrian private collector