• Fine Chinese Ceramics & Works  auction at Christies

    Sale 2196

    Fine Chinese Ceramics & Works of Art Including Property from the Arthur M. Sackler Collections

    15 September 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 134

    A CELADON JADE FINGER CITRON

    18TH/19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A CELADON JADE FINGER CITRON
    18TH/19TH CENTURY
    Well carved as a multi-fingered Buddha's hand citron borne on a leafy gnarled branch, the stone with some opaque white mottling and with attractive high polish
    6¼ in. (16 cm.) long, wood stand


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    Provenance

    Acquired in the late 19th century and thence by descent in the family.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM AN OLD WEST COAST COLLECTION