9 November 2016,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 1,375
Estimate GBP 600 - GBP 1,000
A SMALL MOTTLED BROWN JADE VASE, ZHI
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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From time to time, Christie's may offer a lot which it owns in whole or in part. This is such a lot.
The Fryers Collection of Chinese Art
With René Kitchen Ltd. London, purchased 1 January 1973