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    Sale 12290

    Chinese Ceramics, Works of Art And Textiles Part II

    13 May 2016, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 520

    TWO CELADON JADE CIRCULAR BOXES AND COVERS

    18TH-19TH CENTURY

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    TWO CELADON JADE CIRCULAR BOXES AND COVERS
    18TH-19TH CENTURY
    The first box and cover is carved and pierced with an interlocking C-scroll design encircling a central ying-yang roundel; the second is incised with a camellia flower roundel above scrolls. Both stones are celadon in tone with creamy white and grey flecks.
    The largest 2 3/8 in. (6.1 cm.) diam.


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    Provenance

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