• Fine Chinese Ceramics and Work auction at Christies

    Sale 7762

    Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art

    3 November 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 171

    A MUGHAL-STYLE WHITE JADE LOBED BOWL

    18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A MUGHAL-STYLE WHITE JADE LOBED BOWL
    18TH CENTURY
    The thin walls divided into six petal-shaped lobes converging in the centre of the bowl, the sides with two broad acanthus leaves folded over at the tips to form the handles, the underside of the foot with an open bloom, the well-polished semi-translucent stone with small areas of opaque inclusions
    6 in. (15.2 cm.) wide


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    Provenance

    Purchased from Spink & Son Ltd. in June 1983.
    The Plesch Collections (Hh15).