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    Sale 7431

    Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art

    6 November 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 47

    A CELADON JADE PIERCED BOX AND COVER

    18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A CELADON JADE PIERCED BOX AND COVER
    18TH CENTURY
    With shallow rounded sides on a short foot, the domed cover with a central roundel depicting Li Tieguai holding a double gourd and a staff amongst cloud scrolls, within a lotus border, the box similarly decorated, the stone of an even celadon tone
    3 1/8 in. (8 cm.) diam.


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