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    Sale 7720

    Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art Including Export Art

    12 May 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 47

    A PAIR OF RARE JADE NOTCHED DISCS

    LATE SHANG/EARLY WESTERN ZHOU, CIRCA 1000 BC

    Price Realised  

    A PAIR OF RARE JADE NOTCHED DISCS
    LATE SHANG/EARLY WESTERN ZHOU, CIRCA 1000 BC
    Each carved from a thin section of jade, the stone of an opaque taupe tone with darker inclusions
    3 in. (7.5 cm.) wide (2)


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    Literature

    S Howard Hansford, Jade - Essence of Hills and Streams, 1969, Johannesburg, no. C.24, p. 102