15 September 2009,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 22,500
Estimate USD 8,000 - USD 12,000
A GREYISH-GREEN JADE RETICULATED INCENSE BURNER AND COVER
The compressed body, shallow flared foot and domed cover finely carved in openwork with scrolling foliate meander, with a pair of peony stem handles, the flattened knop carved en suite with a leafy stem bearing a single large blossom, the stone of greyish-olive tone with fine opaque buff mottling
7 in. (17.8 cm.) across handles
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Acquired circa 1960s-1974, and thence by descent within the family.
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