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    Sale 7431

    Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art

    6 November 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 34

    A WHITE JADE VASE AND COVER

    QING DYNASTY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A WHITE JADE VASE AND COVER
    QING DYNASTY
    Of flattened pear shape on a spreading foot, the narrow sides with pierced lily handles suspending loose rings, below tied foliate scrolls to the waisted neck, each side carved in shallow relief with maidens and boys, reserved on lotus scroll grounds, the domed cover with a peony finial suspending loose rings, the well-polished stone of an even pale tone
    9 1/8 in. (23 cm.) high


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