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    Sale 12548

    The Pavilion Sale - Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art

    5 April 2016, Hong Kong

  • Lot 13

    A WHITE JADE CARVING OF A PHOENIX

    QING DYNASTY (1644-1911)

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    A WHITE JADE CARVING OF A PHOENIX
    QING DYNASTY (1644-1911)
    The pebble is carved in the round as a recumbent mythical bird shown perched between two wheels, its wings rendered in upswept curls and long tail feathers curling under its body, detailed further with pronounced clawed feet. The stone is of an even white tone.
    3 1/4 in. (8.5 cm.) long


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