London, South Kensington
7 November 2008
A CELADON AND RUSSET JADE BOWL, PROBABLY 19TH CENTURY
of deep rounded form supported on a short recessed foot rim, carved around the exterior with a band of scrolling lotus flowers and leaves, stylised Qianlong four-character mark to the underside -- 6 5/8in. (16.8cm.) diam.
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