15 May 2008,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 5,000
Estimate GBP 1,000 - GBP 1,500
A WHITE JADE MODEL OF A TIGER GROUP, 19TH CENTURY
the ferocious beast with bulbous eyes, jagged teeth and coiled tail flicked across its back, its forepaws restraining a small deer -- 2½in. (6.4cm.) long, pierced wood stand.
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