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    Sale 5811

    Chinese Ceramics, Works of Art & Textiles

    15 May 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 43

    A GROUP OF SIX JADE CARVINGS

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A GROUP OF SIX JADE CARVINGS
    comprising a miniature white jade vase, decorated to the body with rams heads, raised on six supports on an attached stand; a mottled white lingzhi spray; a pale celadon plaque with foliate decoration; two jade belt hooks, both with beast-head terminals; and a celadon and russet jade archers ring with raised c-scroll decoration -- the first, 3in. (7.5cm.) high. (6)


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    Provenance

    From the John Laycock Collection, Singapore, acquired pre-1955.