• The Collection of a Lady - Mag auction at Christies

    Sale 7827

    The Collection of a Lady - Magnificent French Furniture, Savonnerie, Sèvres Porcelain, Silver and Chinese Works of Art

    10 December 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 573

    A CHINESE GILT-METAL-MOUNTED PALE CELADON JADE-INSET BOX AND COVER

    LATE 18TH/EARLY 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A CHINESE GILT-METAL-MOUNTED PALE CELADON JADE-INSET BOX AND COVER
    LATE 18TH/EARLY 19TH CENTURY
    The oblong box with the sides delicately chased with floral scrolls and Buddhist emblems, the lid formed by a finely carved jade plaque depicting a mountainous landscape with a deer and a crane, the interior of the lid chased with further emblems and floral scrolls
    4 in. (10 cm.) wide


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