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    Sale 5333

    Chinese & Japanese Art

    15 May 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 147

    A jade gu vase, 16th/17th Century

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A jade gu vase, 16th/17th Century
    of rectangular section, carved in relief with bamboo formed vertical flanges to the corners of each section to the body, the centre of each panel with squared flanges with incised geometric patterns, the body decorated in low relief with taotie mask motifs, between stiff leaf designs -- 6 5/8in. (17cm.) high.


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