6 November 2009,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 43,250
Estimate GBP 40,000 - GBP 60,000
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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