3 November 2009,
London, King Street
Price realised GBP 175,250
Estimate GBP 10,000 - GBP 15,000
A MUGHAL-STYLE WHITE JADE LOBED BOWL
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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Purchased from Spink & Son Ltd. in June 1983.
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