• Lot 281

    An archaistic jade vase

    QING DYNASTY

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    An archaistic jade vase
    Qing dynasty
    Of flattened baluster form surmounted on a narrow domed foot, the body carved around the sides with a band centred by a taotie mask between scrolls, applied to the waisted neck with scroll handles, the greyish white stone mottled and striated throughout with dark brown and russet inclusions
    18.6 cm. high


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    Provenance

    Dr. Anton Philips (1874-1951)
    by descent to Mrs. A.E.C. Otten-Philips
    and thence by descent