London, South Kensington
18 May 2007
A celadon jade twin-handled cup, 18th Century
the handles formed as beast-heads with long angular tongues, carved in relief to the body with archaistic geometric mythical beast designs, above a band of wave motifs with silver wire decorated pierced wood cover with scrolling motifs and green hardstone lingzhi spray finial -- 6 1/8in. (15.5cm.) wide, wood stand.
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