12 May 2009,
London, King Street
Price realised GBP 5,250
Estimate GBP 4,000 - GBP 6,000
A FINELY CARVED WHITE JADE PENDANT
Finely carved to both sides with scholars and attendants gazing at an open scroll in a garden setting beneath gnarled pine trees, a four-character inscription to one side
1¾ (4.5 cm.) long
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