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    Sale 5811

    Chinese Ceramics, Works of Art & Textiles

    15 May 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 40

    A WHITE JADE MODEL OF A MANDARIN DUCK, MING DYNASTY (1368-1644)

    Price Realised  

    A WHITE JADE MODEL OF A MANDARIN DUCK, MING DYNASTY (1368-1644)
    the bird carved seated, its head slightly turned to one side, incised eye detailing -- 2 1/8in. (5.5cm.) wide.


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    Provenance

    From an English private collection, acquired prior to 1985.