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    Sale 2622

    Important Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art

    3 December 2008, Hong Kong

  • Lot 2640

    A FINELY CARVED MUGHAL-STYLE WHITE JADE BOWL AND COVER

    Price Realised  

    A FINELY CARVED MUGHAL-STYLE WHITE JADE BOWL AND COVER
    QING DYNASTY, LATE 18TH/EARLY 19TH CENTURY

    Thinly carved, the rounded sides of the bowl are decorated in shallow relief with floral sprays growing from a band of conjoined leaves surrounding the base, resting on a single flower bloom with overlapping petals, flanked on either side of the mouth rim with a pair of handles, each carved in openwork as a single leafy flower spray suspending a loose ring, the domed cover is similarly carved, surmounted with a chrysanthemum finial
    8 in. (20.4 cm.) wide, box


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