6 November 2007,
London, King Street
Price realised GBP 2,500
Estimate GBP 2,000 - GBP 3,000
A MUGHAL-STYLE JADE TWO-HANDLED CUP
Of deep rounded form rising from a short foot, carved in the form of a chrysanthemum flower with a lobed petal-form rim, the sides with twin pierced chrysanthemum flower handles with foliage, the stone of a dark celadon green tone
6 1/8 in. (15.5 cm.) wide, wood stand
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