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    Sale 12548

    The Pavilion Sale - Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art

    5 April 2016, Hong Kong

  • Lot 17

    A WHITE JADE 'JI KANG' PLAQUE

    QING DYNASTY, 18TH-19TH CENTURY

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    A WHITE JADE 'JI KANG' PLAQUE
    QING DYNASTY, 18TH-19TH CENTURY
    The rectangular plaque is carved on one side depicting Ji Kang, one of the Seven Sages of the Bamboo Grove, playing the zither, watched over by an attendant; the other side with a poetic inscription eulogising the Seven Sages, followed by the signature Zigang; the top and bottom sections carved with archaistic dragon scrolls. The stone is of an even translucent white tone.
    2 1/2 in. (6.2 cm.) long


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