12 December 2007,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 875
Estimate GBP 500 - GBP 800
A Chinese white jade crouching mythical beast, 20th century
carved with its head turned sharply over its back emiting smoke from its mouth and carrying a book tied with a ribbon on its back (shu), the stone of an even tone -- 5 1/8 in. (13 cm.) long.
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