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    Sale 12548

    The Pavilion Sale - Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art

    5 April 2016, Hong Kong

  • Lot 5

    A YELLOW JADE CARVING OF A RAM

    YUAN-MING DYNASTY (1368-1644)

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    A YELLOW JADE CARVING OF A RAM
    YUAN-MING DYNASTY (1368-1644)
    The stone is carved in the round in the form of a recumbent ram detailed with curled grooved horns and its mouth slightly agape, its head turned back to face its rear, its legs tucked in beneath the body. The yellow stone has a slight greenish tinge with concentrated areas of russet inclusions.
    2 1/2 in. (6.5 cm.) long


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    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM AN ASIAN FAMILY COLLECTION