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A FINELY-CARVED WHITE JADE 'CRANE AND PEACH' BOX AND COVER
A FINELY-CARVED WHITE JADE 'CRANE AND PEACH' BOX AND COVER
A FINELY-CARVED WHITE JADE 'CRANE AND PEACH' BOX AND COVER
A FINELY-CARVED WHITE JADE 'CRANE AND PEACH' BOX AND COVER
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A FINELY-CARVED WHITE JADE 'CRANE AND PEACH' BOX AND COVER

QING DYNASTY, 18TH CENTURY

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A FINELY-CARVED WHITE JADE 'CRANE AND PEACH' BOX AND COVER
QING DYNASTY, 18TH CENTURY
The box and cover are carved in the form of a recumbent crane with its head turned sharply backwards, clasping a fruiting peach branch in its beak. The feathers are incised in fine detail and the crest is inset with orange agate. The stone is of a milky-white tone, with one or two subtle streaked inclusions.
4 3/4 in. (12.1 cm.) wide
Provenance
Acquired in London in the 1960s & 70s
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Please note this lot incorporates material from endangered species which could result in export restrictions. You should check the relevant customs laws and regulations before bidding on this lot if you plan to import the lot into another country. Please refer to Christie’s Conditions of Sale.
請注意此拍品含有瀕危物種的材料,可能受出口限制。若您有意將本拍賣品進口至其他國家,您須於競投本拍賣品前瞭解有關海關法例和規定。請參閱佳士得業務規定。

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