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    Sale 12290

    Chinese Ceramics, Works of Art And Textiles Part II

    13 May 2016, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 717

    A PALE CELADON JADE PLAQUE

    PROBABLY 19TH CENTURY

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    A PALE CELADON JADE PLAQUE
    PROBABLY 19TH CENTURY
    The plaque is carved in low relief with a boy carrying a stem of millet over his back. The reverse is carved with two characters written in seal script and a panel enclosing an archaistic dragon on a spiral ground. The stone is of a pale celadon tone with a small russet inclusion and a few light veins.
    2 3/8 in. (6 cm.) high


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