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    Sale 12555

    The Imperial Sale / Important Chinese Ceramics & Works of Art

    1 June 2016, Convention Hall

  • Lot 3267

    A PALE GREENISH-WHITE JADE FINGER CITRON-FORM VASE

    QING DYNASTY, 18TH CENTURY

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    Estimate

    A PALE GREENISH-WHITE JADE FINGER CITRON-FORM VASE
    QING DYNASTY, 18TH CENTURY
    The vase is carved in the form of a finger citron with curling ends. It is supported on a foot formed by gnarled, leafy branches, and carved with two smaller fruits on the side. The well-polished stone is of pale, greenish-white colour, with cloudy white and russet inclusions.
    6 1/2 in. (16.5 cm.) high, wood stand


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    Provenance

    The Van Herck Collection, Antwerp