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    Sale 2027

    Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art

    17 September 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 320

    AN UNUSUAL IMPERIAL DARK GREEN JADE VASE

    QIANLONG SIX-CHARACTER FANGGU INSCRIBED MARK AND OF THE PERIOD (1736-1795)

    Price Realised  

    AN UNUSUAL IMPERIAL DARK GREEN JADE VASE
    QIANLONG SIX-CHARACTER FANGGU INSCRIBED MARK AND OF THE PERIOD (1736-1795)
    Thick-walled and of flattened pear shape with a pair of S-scroll handles flanking the shoulder, raised on a shallow pedestal foot, the stone of mottled dark green color, traces of gilding in the reign mark which is inscribed in kaishu on the base
    10 7/8 in. (27.7 cm.) high


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    Provenance

    L.S. Pan, New York, 1972.
    Richard L. Salisbury Collection, New Jersey.


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