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    Sale 5336

    Chinese Art

    7 November 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 238

    A RUSSET JADE ARCHAISTIC CONG

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A RUSSET JADE ARCHAISTIC CONG
    of typical squared cylindrical form with plain decoration; and a pair of spinach and grey cong, carved at the projecting corners with zoomorphic masks -- The first, 5½in. (14cm.) high. (3)


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    Provenance

    Baron and Baroness von Oertzen Collection


    Literature

    S. Howard Hansford, Jade - Essence of Hills and Streams, Johannesburg, 1969, no. C19, p. 101.