6 November 2009,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 2,500
Estimate GBP 2,000 - GBP 3,000
A CELADON AND RUSSET JADE MODEL OF A LONG TAILED BIRD
modelled seated on its legs tucked underneath the body, its head turned back grasping a fruiting peach spray in its beak -- 3½in. (9cm.) long, fitted box.
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