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Property from a Private Pennsylvania Collection
A SMALL WHITE AND RUSSET JADE FIGURE OF A RECUMBENT MYTHICAL BEAST
The animal is shown with head lowered between the front paws, and with hair markings on the tail and whiskers under the jaw. The softly polished stone is of even, slightly greenish tone with areas of russet color.
2 1/8 in. (5.5 cm.) long
Sotheby's Hong Kong, 18 May 1989, lot 826.
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