13 May 2016,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 86,500
Estimate GBP 6,000 - GBP 8,000
A 'CHICKEN BONE' JADE RELIEF-CARVED BOWL
The bowl is carved in relief to the exterior with blooming flower heads including lotuses on a continuous, undulating, leafy branch. The interior is also carved in high relief with a leafy plant with berries, its roots detailed, and a lingzhi fungus. The stone is of a mottled creamy beige and grey tone.
5 in. (12.7 cm.) diam., wood stand
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Property from a Private American Collection, assembled prior to 1960.
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