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    Sale 5336

    Chinese Art

    7 November 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 313

    A MUTTON FAT JADE MODEL OF A QILIN, MING OR EARLIER (1368-1644)

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A MUTTON FAT JADE MODEL OF A QILIN, MING OR EARLIER (1368-1644)
    the reclining beast open mouthed, its head reaching slightly to the left, with a long horn and incised markings, its scrolling tail thrown over the back of its body -- 6¼in. (16cm.) wide, fitted wood stand.


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