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    Posted 4 years ago

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    I was surfing the eBay auction site one evening around 11 pm and accidentally came across this strange item.The auction started at 19.99 and I was the only bidder on this.There were no information on it other then it attracted a lot of attention in the seller home and that it was a flea market or estate sale find.O thought it was a tiny figurine and U was truly shocked when the package arrived from south Florida. I did a little investigating and have since what exactly what it is.It is an Eastern Zhou Chinese jade ram beast figure depicting a horned ram beast in a standing position.Eastern Zhou dynasty period 221 BC.It measures 7 inches tall and weighs 1303 grams.It was sold by auction a few years back for 800.00 and when the purchaser passed away it was sold at his estate sale in south Florida.It is a unique item and all my family and friends are afraid of it.

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    1. Efesgirl Efesgirl, 4 years ago
      Why are they afraid of it? I think it's great.
    2. Junkman60 Junkman60, 4 years ago
      I think it's great as well!!! Thanks
    3. Celiene Celiene, 4 years ago
      It's a fertility figure.
    4. Celiene Celiene, 4 years ago
      I don't think it's aram. It a ewe holding her breasts and looking pregnant. Weird, I was looking up the old lion head posted here, and kept running across these figures from many cultures holding breasts.
    5. Celiene Celiene, 4 years ago
      Did you get the COA, too? When It was sold at auction it said it came with a certificate of authenticity. You may be able to get a copy from the auction house.
    6. Junkman60 Junkman60, 4 years ago
      I think it a fertility figure as well.The paperwork did not come with this.
    7. antiquerose antiquerose, 4 years ago
      ..No idea at all....Just reminds me of this Senior Citizen Cartoon someone had sent me in a funny email....

    8. antiquerose antiquerose, 4 years ago
      ......PS no offence to anyone, just reminded me of that Joke........ lol

      ~ ~ ~Your item look very rich in Age......can you take it to a Museum to see if they can help you??
    9. fleafinder fleafinder, 4 years ago
      hahahaha gd one
    10. vintagelamp vintagelamp, 4 years ago
      Right up my alley!!!
    11. Rick55 Rick55, 4 years ago
      Afraid??? This is a wonderful piece of art and nothing to be afraid of :-) What a great find!

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