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    Sale 1976

    Fine Chinese Ceramics And Works Of Art

    19 March 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 440

    A PALE GREENISH-WHITE JADE SHALLOW CIRCULAR BOX AND COVER

    18TH/19TH CENTURY

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    A PALE GREENISH-WHITE JADE SHALLOW CIRCULAR BOX AND COVER
    18TH/19TH CENTURY
    The top of the cover unusually carved in low relief with the Eight Horses of Mu Wang shown in a river setting with a willow tree and a bridge, within a raised circular border, and with raised borders at the rim of the cover and box which is raised on a shallow foot ring, the softly polished stone with some opaque white inclusions
    6 1/8 in. (15.5 cm.) diam., stand


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