• Chinese Ceramics, Works of Art auction at Christies

    Sale 5812

    Chinese Ceramics, Works of Art and Textiles

    6 November 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 83

    A PALE GREENISH WHITE JADE DOUBLE GOURD CARVING, 18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A PALE GREENISH WHITE JADE DOUBLE GOURD CARVING, 18TH CENTURY
    finely carved and pierced as a double gourd on a gnarled stem with bats in flight amongst further four smaller gourds, tendrils and leaves, the pale greyish-green stone with some fine opaque white and pale russet mottling -- 5in. (14.5cm.) high, wood stand.


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