This magnificent piece of Mammoth Ivory TUSK carving "Luo Han 18 Monks With tiger with Elephant & temple Lion.
This Tusk of the Luo Han 18 Monks with Elephant & temple Lion, is handcrafted from genuine high quality ivory, showing each Monk separately while still they seem to be intermingled. Carved on just the hollow surface of a piece of mammoth’s tusk, it shows each Monk in a different position. The end of the carved masterpiece is highlighted with the natural shine and brown shell of the raw tusk. This gives a very rustic look to the carving. This thin tusk shell carving requires high levels of expertise and skill that only a few have mastered. Just notice that each tiny detail that has been exemplified in fine details.
A floral carved wooden stand adds to the beauty of this Mammoth Ivory tusk.
The master carver has signed this piece of art.
Height with wood stand: 26.5cm/ 10.43 In.
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