1 - 2 October 2009,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 1,875
Estimate USD 400 - USD 600
A SMALL CARVED WHITE JADE BI
Well carved in high relief on one side with a writhing chilong and fenghuang-headed chilong, the reverse of the bi carved in the archaistic manner with a series of small raised bosses
2 5/16 in. (5.8 cm.) long
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This lot is offered without reserve.From time to time, Christie's may offer a lot which it owns in whole or in part. This is such a lot.
The restored tendril has re-broken. The piece is retained with the lot.
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