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    Sale 2622

    Important Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art

    3 December 2008, Hong Kong

  • Lot 2617

    A FINELY CARVED RETICULATED WHITE JADE 'DRAGON' FINIAL

    Price Realised  

    A FINELY CARVED RETICULATED WHITE JADE 'DRAGON' FINIAL
    YUAN DYNASTY (1279-1368)

    The finial is carved in openwork as a sinuous two-horned dragon, rising from a dense network of lotus sprays, all supported on a concave base pierced for attachement, the stone of even white tone
    2 3/8 in. (6.2 cm.) long


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    Pre-Lot Text

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