15 May 2009,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 1,250
Estimate GBP 1,000 - GBP 1,500
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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From an English private collection, acquired prior to 1985.
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