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    Sale 7431

    Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art

    6 November 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 52

    A CELADON JADE TEAPOT

    17TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A CELADON JADE TEAPOT
    17TH CENTURY
    Of tapering rectangular form, the short spout decorated with an elephant head, the C-scroll handle with a dragon-head terminal, each side carved in shallow relief with fu characters flanked by confronting chilong, the domed cover with similar animals below the finial, the stone with some paler patches and veining
    7 3/8 in. (18.7 cm.) wide


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