15 May 2008,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 1,250
Estimate GBP 1,000 - GBP 1,500
A Pale celadon jade vase, 19th century
of flattened ovoid form with twin s-shaped handles, the body carved in relief with confronting stylised pheonix heads helping form a taotie- mask motif, the neck with a border of inverted stiff leaf motifs -- 4¼in. (10.9cm.) high, wood stand.
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