• Property from the Collection o auction at Christies

    Sale 7819

    Property from the Collection of HRH The Prince George, Duke of Kent KG, KT, and HRH Princess Marina, Duchess of Kent CI, GCVO and their families

    20 November 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 35

    A CHINESE SPINACH-GREEN JADE EWER AND COVER

    18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A CHINESE SPINACH-GREEN JADE EWER AND COVER
    18TH CENTURY
    Of lobed baluster shape with a short tapering spout and an S-scroll handle terminating in a ruyi-head, carved in shallow relief around the body with blossoming peony, prunus, chrysanthemum and pomegranate branches issuing from rockwork, the domed cover with a knop finial above a band of further ruyi, the mottled stone of a dark green tone with darker and lighter inclusions
    8½ in. (21.5 cm.) high


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