22 - 23 March 2012
A CARVED WHITE JADE ARCHAISTIC BI DISC
Carved on one side in high relief with a confronted chilong and fenghuang, the reverse carved with a network of interlocked archaistic scrolls, the stone of even white tone with high polish
2 in. (5.1 cm.) diam.
East West Gallery, Pasadena, California, 1979-1984.
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