12 May 2009,
London, King Street
Price realised GBP 39,650
Estimate GBP 12,000 - GBP 15,000
A FINE WHITE JADE CEREMONIAL DAGGER
Carved in shallow relief and pierced with a serpentine blade issuing from a mythical beast figure with archaistic motifs forming the handle, the stone of an even white tone
5 1/8 in. (13.1 cm.) long
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