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    Sale 2622

    Important Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art

    3 December 2008, Hong Kong

  • Lot 2612

    A FINE AND RARE BROWN JADE DUCK TOGGLE

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A FINE AND RARE BROWN JADE DUCK TOGGLE
    SONG -MING DYNASTY (960-1644)

    Of flattened form, carved in the round in the form of a duck, with a rounded breast, the neck gently tilting back, the wings pressed close against the sides of its body, the underside with a pair of webbed feet carved in shallow relief, the body pierced for attachment
    1 3/4 in. (4.3 cm.) across


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