6 November 2007,
London, King Street
Price realised GBP 29,300
Estimate GBP 12,000 - GBP 15,000
A WHITE JADE 'BOYS' BRUSHWASHER
The bowl with deep rounded sides, carved and pierced with two boys standing to the sides with their hands placed on the rim forming the handles, a third smaller boy clambers over the rim, the well-polished stone of an even pale white tone
3 3/8 in. (8.5 cm.) wide
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