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    Sale 12291

    Chinese Ceramics, Works of Art and Textiles Part I

    9 November 2016, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 522

    A SMALL MOTTLED BROWN JADE VASE, ZHI

    19TH-20TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A SMALL MOTTLED BROWN JADE VASE, ZHI
    19TH-20TH CENTURY
    The archaistic vessel has a slightly everted rim and splayed foot and is carved to its upper section with a raised band of C-scrolls. The stone is of a pale and darker brown tone with grey inclusions and veins.
    2 5/8 in. (6.5 cm.) high, wood stand


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    Provenance

    The Fryers Collection of Chinese Art
    With René Kitchen Ltd. London, purchased 1 January 1973