6 November 2007,
London, King Street
Price realised GBP 3,750
Estimate GBP 3,000 - GBP 4,000
A CARVED HONEY-COLOURED JADE WEIGHT
Carved in the form of a melon with leafy tendrils, the top with two confronting open-winged butterflies, the stone of a rich honey tone with some minor green inclusions
5 1/8 in. (13 cm.) long.
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