A fine heavy Chinese Scroll or Paperweight, Gilt bronze, dating to the Qing Dynasty, 1368-1644 AD.
The weight very attractive depecting a large lion with a small man trying to climb it's back, holding on to it's ear with one hand. The figure is partially gilt.
Size: 7,5 cm. Weight: ca. 225 grams.
Condition: Choice, finely patinated surfaces with some wear to gilt from use.
Provenance: Old Danish Collection of Asian bronzes, bought between ca. 1955-1990s