• Fine Chinese Ceramics & Works  auction at Christies

    Sale 2196

    Fine Chinese Ceramics & Works of Art Including Property from the Arthur M. Sackler Collections

    15 September 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 131

    A WHITE JADE OCTALOBED PLAQUE

    18TH/19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A WHITE JADE OCTALOBED PLAQUE
    18TH/19TH CENTURY
    Carved in very low relief on one side with a phoenix standing on a rock beside a peony stem, within a narrow border at the petal-lobed rim, the reverse carved with a large chrysanthemum stem and with a central bullnose perforation, as well as tiny holes for attachment in four petal tips, the semi-translucent stone of even white color
    3 in. (7.6 cm.) across


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