27 May 2009,
Price realised HKD 300,000
Estimate HKD 100,000 - HKD 200,000
A VERY FINE WHITE JADE 'SCHOLAR' PENDANT
QING DYNASTY, 18TH/19TH CENTURY
Of rectangular form, carved in shallow relief with a pair of dragons to the top, on one side depicting a scholar wearing belted robes detailed with cloud scrolls and keyfret edging holding a ruyi sceptre, the reverse with an inscription, the stone of an even white tone
2 1/4 in. (5.7 cm.) high
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