15 May 2008,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 4,375
Estimate GBP 3,500 - GBP 4,500
A PALE CELADON AND RUSSET JADE TWIN HANDLED VESSEL AND COVER, 17TH CENTURY
of oval rounded form, carved around the shoulder in high relief with two coiled guei dragons encircling a further dragon surmounting the cover, the twin small handles flanking a band of irregular scrollwork -- 6 3/8in. (16.2cm.) wide max including handles.
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