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    Sale 2622

    Important Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art

    3 December 2008, Hong Kong

  • Lot 2614

    A SILVER-MOUNTED RECTICULATED WHITE JADE OVAL PLAQUE

    Price Realised  

    A SILVER-MOUNTED RECTICULATED WHITE JADE OVAL PLAQUE
    YUAN DYNASTY (1279-1368)

    The oval plaque is carved in openwork with a bird in flight, descending toward a pond below which a further pair of birds are foraging amidst tall stems of lotus and other vegetation, enclosed in a silver mount, finely chased with four floral blooms evenly divided by leafy scrolls, the reverse side fitted with a metal circular loop attached to a loose ring
    4 in. (10.3 cm.) across


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