MANCHE DE POIGNARD EN JADE BLANC SCULPTE
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MANCHE DE POIGNARD EN JADE BLANC SCULPTE

CHINE, DYNASTIE QING, EPOQUE QIANLONG (1736-1795)

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MANCHE DE POIGNARD EN JADE BLANC SCULPTE
CHINE, DYNASTIE QING, EPOQUE QIANLONG (1736-1795)
The handle is carved in the form of a camel's head with carefully-rendered trappings, while the eyes are highlighted with ruby-coloured stones. The forehead is further adorned with a ruby-coloured stone. The jade is of an even tone.
5 1/8 in. (13 cm.) long, wood stand
Provenance
With S. Bulgari, Rome, in the early 1960s.
Post lot text
A MUGHAL-STYLE WHITE JADE 'CAMEL' DAGGER HANDLE
CHINA, QING DYNASTY, QIANLONG PERIOD (1736-1795)
Sale room notice
Merci de noter qu'il s'agit d'un bélier et non d'un chameau.
Please note that it is a ram and not camel.

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