Puzzle Balls

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 The globe at the top has 54 independently rotating layers. Photo taken by Bmdavll in Jan. 2007 in Guangzhou, China. Asian Artwork, China Art, Bone Carving, Japanese Art, Guangzhou, Sculpture Art, Temples, Antiques, Artsy

Elephants or Ivory? Which do we want?

African Elephant Ivory or Synthetic Ivory-How to Save these Intelligent Animals. When there is a beautiful alternative in synthetic ivory no one should allow the continued slaughter of elephants.

Exquisitely carved ivory puzzle ball with a phoenix. The peonies, the phoenix and the puzzle ball all represent femal. Ancient Egyptian Tombs, Bone Carving, China, Leather Necklace, Chinese Art, Chinoiserie, Asian Art, Japanese Art, Sculpture Art

FINE CHINESE CARVED IVORY PUZZLE BALL WITH PHOENIX - Mar 10, 2013 | Artingstall Auctioneers 1874 in CA

Exquisitely carved ivory puzzle ball with a phoenix. The peonies, the phoenix and the puzzle ball all represent femal... on Mar 10, 2013

CHINESE CARVED IVORY PUZZLE BALL Ancient Egyptian Tombs, Art Carved, Bone Carving, Traditional Art, Asian Art, China, Sculpture Art, Machine Project, Art Pieces

CHINESE CARVED IVORY PUZZLE BALL. - Jun 22, 2013 | Susanin's Auctions in IL

CHINESE CARVED IVORY PUZZLE BALL. H:9.5". on Jun 22, 2013

AN ORIENTAL CARVED IVORY PUZZLE OR MYSTERY BALL early century with a carved figural garden scene pedestal supporting a carved puzzle ball comprising. approximately 14 graduating layers below a figural carved finial. Ivory Trade, Asian Love, China Art, Bone Carving, Ropes, Wood Turning, Sculpture Art, Inventions, Shell

AN ORIENTAL CARVED IVORY PUZZLE OR MYSTERY BALL early 20th century with a carved figural garden scene pedestal supporting a carved puzzle ball comprising. approximately 14 graduating layers below a figural carved finial.

Jackson's International Auctioneers and Appraisers Chinese Whispers, Ivory Elephant, Ivory Trade, Rhinoceros, Bone Carving, Chinese Art, Asian Art, Japanese Art, Art Forms

AN EXCEPTIONAL ORIENTAL CARVED IVORY PUZZLE OR MYSTERY BALL 1st half 20th century comprising a recumbent rhinoceros bellowing a column of carved smoke curls and flying bats supporting an intricately carved and pierced puzzle ball sphere with a reticulated floral shell containing approximately 22 finely pierced graduating layers, with rosewood stand.

Chinese Carved Ivory Mystery Ball and Stand. Chinese Culture, Chinese Art, Ancient Egyptian Tombs, Bone Carving, Bottle Design, Chinoiserie, Asian Art, Japanese Art, Beaded Jewelry

Chinese Carved Ivory Mystery Ball and Stand. Unsigned. - Aug 28, 2013 | Kodner Galleries Inc. in FL

Chinese Carved Ivory Mystery Ball and Stand. Unsigned. Good to Very Good Condition. Ball Measures 2-3/4 Inches Diamet... on Aug 28, 2013

iGavel Auctions: Chinese Ivory Mystery Ball on Carved Ivory Stand, Late Century Sculpture Art, Sculptures, Complex Art, Ivory Trade, Oriental, Bone Carving, Chinese Antiques, Chinese Art, Wood Turning

Chinese Ivory Mystery Ball on Carved Ivory Stand, Late 19th Century E2RCC

Chinese Ivory Mystery Ball on Carved Ivory Stand, Late 19th Century E2RCC.

A large Chinese carved ivory triple puzzle ball on stand, Late Early Ancient Artefacts, Bone Carving, Ivoire, Antique Glass, Timeless Beauty, Makers Mark, Beijing, Horns, Dragons

Sold Price: A large Chinese carved ivory triple puzzle ball on - June 3, 0114 10:00 AM BST

View sold price and similar items: A large Chinese carved ivory triple puzzle ball on from Roseberys on June 3, 0114 10:00 AM BST.

Chess Pieces King & Queen Make A Game, Just A Game, Chess Pieces, Game Pieces, Chess Boards, Art Through The Ages, Elephant Figurines, Chess Sets, Treasure Boxes

Fine Antique Chinese Carved Ox Bone Chess Pieces King & Queen Puzzle Ball Base

Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Fine Antique Chinese Carved Ox Bone Chess Pieces King & Queen Puzzle Ball Base at the best online prices at eBay! Free shipping for many products!

Meditation – Page 3 – Terry Long imagery Decorative Spheres, Decorative Boxes, Le Morse, Ivory Elephant, Terry Long, Bone Carving, Objet D'art, Ivoire, Sculptures

Meditation – Page 3 – Terry Long imagery

Posts about Meditation written by Terry Long

Chinese puzzle balls are ornate decorative items that consist of several concentric spheres, each of which rotates freely, carved from the same piece of material. Although the master carvers of old. Decorative Items, Decorative Accessories, Dragon Jewelry, Dragon Art, Dragon Bones, Ancient China, Stone Carving, Wood Carvings, Sculptures

Chinese Puzzle Balls - The Rubik's Cube of the Ancient World

Chinese puzzle balls are incredibly detailed works of craftsmanship consisting of several concentric balls enclosed one within the other

“Balls of ancient Chinese carvers . Inside each ball is another 5 to 20 other balls, in each other, and they are not connected and move freely. And each is covered with an elegant carving that is not repeated” Wood Vase, Stone Carving, Wood Carvings, Chinese Art, Chinese Style, Asian Art, Ceramic Art, Decorative Items, Antlers

Puzzle Balls

Called Chinese puzzle balls, mystery balls, or generation balls, they are hard to find any info about on the net. Every link seems to be ...

A Chinese ivory seven layer puzzle ball. The outer ball carved depicting mandarin figures among abundant florals. The interior layers with pierced motif. Chinese Art, Chinese Kunst, Bone Carving, Ancient China, Household Items, Asian Art, Ivory, Antiques, Sculptures

Chinese Carved Ivory Puzzle Ball - Oct 24, 2013 | Klein James / Seattle Auction Gallery in WA

A Chinese ivory seven layer puzzle ball. The outer ball carved depicting mandarin figures among abundant florals. The... on Oct 24, 2013