6 November 2009,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 10,625
Estimate GBP 600 - GBP 800
TWO JADE CARVINGS, 17TH CENTURY AND LATER
comprising a celadon and russet bi-disc encompasing a hu tablet, carved with a dragon rising from foaming waters, fitted wood stand; and a dark celadon and deep russet flattened plaque in the form of a blade, pierced and incised with a dragon seated on top, fitted wood stand -- the first, 5 7/8in. (15cm.) high, fitted wood stand. (2)
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