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    Sale 7431

    Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art

    6 November 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 59

    AN OPAQUE WHITE JADE VASE AND COVER

    EARLY 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    AN OPAQUE WHITE JADE VASE AND COVER
    EARLY 19TH CENTURY
    The vase of baluster shape with stylised S-scroll handles, the body carved and pierced depicting a crane standing beside lingzhi, pine and fruiting peach branches all issuing from a rocky base, the slightly domed cover with an agate lingzhi-form carved finial
    8¾ in. (22.2 cm.) high


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