15 May 2008,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 3,500
Estimate GBP 1,000 - GBP 1,500
A pale celadon and russet jade gourd group, 19th century
carved as a four lobed gourd fruit tied to one end with a flowering and leafy lotus spray -- 6 5/8in. (16.8cm.) wide, wood stand.
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