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    Sale 2267

    Fine Chinese Ceramics & Works of Art Including Jades from the Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco

    18 March 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 438

    AN ARCHAISTIC YELLOW AND RUSSET JADE BI

    QING DYNASTY

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    AN ARCHAISTIC YELLOW AND RUSSET JADE BI
    QING DYNASTY
    Carved on both sides in shallow relief with a wide band of a phoenix and a dragon with scrolling bodies within narrow plain inner and outer borders, the stone of pale yellow tone with russet and opaque buff mottling
    6½ in. (16.4 cm.) diam.


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