6 November 2009,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 3,500
Estimate GBP 800 - GBP 1,200
A GROUP OF THREE JADE PLAQUES, 19TH CENTURY
comprising a pale celadon jade pierced Shuangxi (Double Happiness) character below a bat motif; a pale celadon jade fish roundel; and a pierced celadon and russet rectangular plaque with birds amongst lotus and a central ruyi-sceptre -- the first, 2½in. (6.2cm.) high approx. (3)
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