15 May 2009,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 7,500
Estimate GBP 2,500 - GBP 3,500
A DEEP CELADON A BLACK JADE ELEPHANT, MING OR EARLIER (1368-1644)
the large beast modelled reclining, its head turned back upon its body and trunk curled beneath itself, with incised tail detailing -- 2 3/8in. (6cm.) wide.
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