47. Nyoi

#2759

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Zen teaching scepter
Lacquered bamboo rhizome
Edo period, 18th-19th century
H. : 35,5 cm

A rare and spectacular nyoi scepter of lacquered bamboo rhizome, with a double branch suggesting the reishi mushroom (lingzhi in Chinese), a symbol of longevity associated with Taoist Immortals.

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