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    Sale 5336

    Chinese Art

    7 November 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 249

    A WHITE AND RUSSET JADE CARVING OF A GOAT, QIANLONG (1736-1795)

    Price Realised  

    A WHITE AND RUSSET JADE CARVING OF A GOAT, QIANLONG (1736-1795)
    the oval stone carved as a seated goat, with the head looking forward and the legs tucked under the belly, drilled through the body vertically for use as a belt-toggle -- 1 7/8in. (4.8cm.) long.


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    Provenance

    Baron and Baroness von Oertzen Collection


    Literature

    S. Howard Hansford, Jade - Essence of Hills and Streams, Johannesburg, 1969, no. D84, p. 164.


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