22 - 23 March 2012
A MOTTLED PALE GREENISH JADEITE ARCHAISTIC CENSER, GUI
Raised on a pedestal foot, the bombé sides carved in low relief with two taotie masks between the dragon-headed loop handles carved with pendent tabs, the semi-translucent stone of mottled pale green color with some small areas of russet color
6 3/8 in. (16.2 cm.) across handles
Bertha S. Myers Collection, New York.
Sotheby's, New York, 20-21 November 1973, lot 673.
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