PROPERTY FROM A PRIATE AMERICAN COLLECTION
A PALE YELLOW JADE FIGURE OF A RECUMBENT RAM
MING DYNASTY (1368-1644)
The ram is shown with legs tucked under the body, head facing forward, and the tip of the tail curled. The softly polished stone shades from pale yellow to slightly brown-tinged yellow and pale russet yellow.
2¾ in. (7 cm.) long, wood stand
Acquired in Washington, D.C., in the early 1970s.