18 March 2009,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 10,000
Estimate USD 4,000 - USD 6,000
A PARTIALLY ALTERED WHITE AND BROWN JADE BI
LATE SHANG/EARLY WESTERN ZHOU DYNASTY, NORTHWEST CHINA, LATE 2ND-1ST MILLENIUM BC
The flat disc tapering in thickness on one side, the semi-translucent stone of whitish color now with areas of dark olive-brown and opaque buff color
6 in. (15.2 cm.) diam., stand
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A.W. Bahr Collection, Weybridge, 1963.
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