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    Sale 2622

    Important Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art

    3 December 2008, Hong Kong

  • Lot 2613

    A GROUP OF THREE SMALL JADE CARVINGS

    Price Realised  

    A GROUP OF THREE SMALL JADE CARVINGS
    MING DYNASTY AND EARLIER

    Comprising a white jade dog with long pointed ears, its recumbent body slightly coiled, resting on its front paws, possibly Liao period; an oval plaque, finely carved in openwork to depict a pair of birds standing on elaborately twisted bamboo, forming the oval border, Yuan period; and a jade duck resting on a lotus leaf, carved in the round, its head turned toward its tail, grasping a millet spray in its beak, Ming period
    2 5/16 in. (5.9 cm.) longest (3)


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    Pre-Lot Text

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