15 May 2008,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 13,700
Estimate GBP 4,000 - GBP 6,000
A WHITE JADE LARGE MODEL OF A QILIN, QING DYNASTY (1644-1911)
the mythical beast walking on scattered clouds, facing forward with clenched teeth and bulging eyes, scaled body and short curled tail -- 4¼in. (10.8cm.) long, later wooden stand.
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