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    Sale 12291

    Chinese Ceramics, Works of Art and Textiles Part I

    9 November 2016, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 557

    A WHITE JADE 'CAT AND BUTTERFLY' CARVING

    19TH CENTURY

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    A WHITE JADE 'CAT AND BUTTERFLY' CARVING
    19TH CENTURY
    The recumbent cat is carved with its head turned to one side and a butterfly resting upon its back. The stone is of an even white tone; together with sixteen other hardstone carvings.
    2 in. (5.1 cm.) wide


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