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    Sale 7720

    Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art Including Export Art

    12 May 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 60

    A SPINACH-GREEN JADE DISC, BI

    EARLY 20TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A SPINACH-GREEN JADE DISC, BI
    EARLY 20TH CENTURY
    Finely carved in openwork with six, distinct kui dragons, all surrounded by a wide border at the rim carved in relief with comma spirals, repeated at the centre of the disc, the stone with cloudy inclusions
    8¼ in. (21 cm.) diam.


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    Literature

    S.Howard Hansford, Jade - Essence of Hills and Streams, Johannesburg, 1969, no. B59, p. 90