23 - 24 July 2003,
Price realised USD 717
USD 1,000 - USD 1,500
A greenish-white jade double gourd vase and cover,
carved in high relief with smaller gourds borne on leafy branches
6½in. (16.5cm.) high, wood stand
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This lot is offered without reserve.
Gerald Malina, New York, 1976.
PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF DR. CLAUDE W. TRAPP
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