• Chinese Ceramics & Works of Ar auction at Christies

    Sale 5944

    Chinese Ceramics & Works of Art

    10 September 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 83

    A WHITE JADE CARVING OF A RAM, 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A WHITE JADE CARVING OF A RAM, 19TH CENTURY
    the seated animal with its young curled round its haunches, clasping a scrolling spray with ying yang motif in its mouth; and a celadon and black jade carving of a cat, tied up within a cloth, a bow to its back, Ming Dynasty -- the first, 1 7/8in. (4.8cm.) wide, both with wood stand.


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