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    Sale 5333

    Chinese & Japanese Art

    15 May 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 323

    A carved malachite vase, 19th Century

    Price Realised  


    A carved malachite vase, 19th Century
    modelled in the form of a wide bamboo branch flanked by a long tailed bird -- 4 5/8in. (11.7cm.) high, wood stand; a soapstone figure of a lohan, the seated figure wearing incised robes and merrily cleaning his ears, 18th century -- 3¾in. (9.5cm.) high, wood stand; and an amber figure of a delicately carved lady standing amongst lotus, her hair in an elaborate chignon, holding a fruiting pomegranate spray, 18th century -- 6¼in. (15.9cm.) high, wood stand. (3)

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