• Christies auction house James Christie logo

    Sale 7621

    A Private English Collection of White Jade Carvings & Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art Including Export Art

    4 November 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 29

    A SMALL RHINOCEROS HORN LIBATION CUP

    17TH/18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A SMALL RHINOCEROS HORN LIBATION CUP
    17TH/18TH CENTURY
    In the form of a lotus leaf, the exterior carved and pierced with a crab crawling beside prunus and lotus branches forming the handle and base, the horn of a rich honey tone
    4 3/8 in. (11.1 cm.) wide


    Contact Client Service
    • info@christies.com

    • New York +1 212 636 2000

    • London +44 (0)20 7839 9060

    • Hong Kong +852 2760 1766

    • Shanghai +86 21 6355 1766