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    Sale 5336

    Chinese Art

    7 November 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 434

    A LONG WHITE JADE SLIDE, 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A LONG WHITE JADE SLIDE, 19TH CENTURY
    in the form of a long flattened plaque, one terminal in the form of a scrolling flowerhead, the other of flattened rounded form, carved and pierced to the body with bats amongst fruiting peaches, pomegranates and finger citron -- 12 7/8in. (32.7cm.) wide, fitted box.


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    Provenance

    Previously from the Compagnie de la Chine et des Indes Galerie D'Art.