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    Sale 2622

    Important Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art

    3 December 2008, Hong Kong

  • Lot 2515

    A FINE LARGE WHITE JADE RUYI

    Price Realised  

    A FINE LARGE WHITE JADE RUYI
    QING DYNASTY, 18TH CENTURY

    The ruyi-shaped head well carved in low relief with a festooned elephant carrying a wide vase on his back containing precious objects including a ruyi scepter suspending a beribboned musical stone and a tusk suspending a pair of twin fish, the arched shaft further embellished with a ribbon running down from under the terminal knotted with a wan emblem, a shou character, twin fish and a musical stone interrupted at the mid-section with a vase containing halberds, the stone of even white tone with cloudy inclusions, box
    17 1 /2 in. (44 cm.) long


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