• Fine Chinese Ceramics & Works  auction at Christies

    Sale 2196

    Fine Chinese Ceramics & Works of Art Including Property from the Arthur M. Sackler Collections

    15 September 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 141

    A PALE GREYISH-GREEN JADE CENSER AND COVER

    18TH/19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A PALE GREYISH-GREEN JADE CENSER AND COVER
    18TH/19TH CENTURY
    Raised on a slightly flaring foot and carved with two rows of lappets on either side of the ribbed body, beneath two mask and ring handles emerging from a border of key fret at the rim, the ribbed cover carved with a further band of lappets beneath a finial carved as a coiled dragon clutching a pearl
    5 7/8 in. (15 cm.) across handles, fitted wood stand


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