Made in the Tongzhi period (1662-1722)
Qing Dynasty relief carved soapstone tripod zodiac sensor. very intricately carved throughout to depict a dragon with jewel to cover with snake, rat, ox, tiger and rabbit to sides.
Body has archaic designs with relief depictions of horse, goat, monkey, chicken, dog and pig.
Figural Foo dog head design to handles with relief rings.
A fine carved hardwood stand is included