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    Sale 12290

    Chinese Ceramics, Works of Art And Textiles Part II

    13 May 2016, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 511

    TWO CELADON JADE 'ARCHAISTIC' POURING VESSELS, YI

    17TH-18TH CENTURY

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    Estimate

    TWO CELADON JADE 'ARCHAISTIC' POURING VESSELS, YI
    17TH-18TH CENTURY
    The group comprises: a celadon jade pouring vessel carved with a ruyi-form handle, the stone is of a mottled celadon tone with russet and cloudy white flecks and inclusions; the second vessel is well-hollowed and carved to the exterior of the rim with a band of keyfret, the stone is of a mottled pale celadon tone with russet inclusions.
    The largest 4 7/8 in. (11.8 cm.) long, two wood stands


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    Provenance

    Property from a Private American Collection, assembled prior to 1960.