WANG HING, ANTIQUE 19thC CHINESE SILVER DRAGON & CARVED HARDWOOD WALKING STICK. Chinese export solid silver and carved hardwood walking stick, the silver handle with dragon motif to each side, made by the highly collected silversmith, Wang Hing, and dating to the. The silver handle is attached to a beautifully carved dark hardwood stick, the upper design featuring a curling dragon amongst clouds chasing a flaming pearls. Further down the shaft is an inset carved panel with various figures in a landscape. The remainder of the ebony stick is gently tapering, leading to a metal cap.
There are no visible makers marks. The side of the silver handle bears a full makers mark for Wang Hing. Stick Length: 89 cm or 35 inches. In good antique condition, clean and ready to use.The handle is firmly attached to the shaft, but something rattles inside when you shake it. There are minor signs of wear and use to the handle and carved wood, all commensurate with age and use.
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