15 May 2009,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 7,500
Estimate GBP 6,000 - GBP 8,000
A WHITE JADE MODEL OF A BOY, 18TH CENTURY
the boy reclines on his side within a large lotus leaf, holding a flowering lotus spray over his shoulder and a rounded box -- 2 5/8in. (6.7cm.) wide.
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