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    Sale 7621

    A Private English Collection of White Jade Carvings & Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art Including Export Art

    4 November 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 122

    A FINE GREENISH-YELLOW JADE DISC, YUAN

    WARRING STATES PERIOD (475-221 BC)

    Price Realised  

    A FINE GREENISH-YELLOW JADE DISC, YUAN
    WARRING STATES PERIOD (475-221 BC)
    Each side carved in relief with a field of comma spirals set within narrow, raised borders, the semi-translucent stone of even greenish-yellow tone with minor flecks of alteration and striation
    5¼ in. (13.5 cm.) diam., box


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    Provenance

    Baron and Baroness von Oertzen Collection


    Literature

    S. Howard Hansford, Jade - Essence of Hills and Streams, Johannesburg, 1969, no. B7, p. 71