18 March 2009
A MUGHAL GREEN JADE BOWL
Thinly carved to highlight the translucency of the moss-green stone, with deep rounded sides carved at the rim with a band of leaves pendent from a narrow herringbone border, the bottom of the sides similarly carved in reverse just above the spreading ring foot, with a flower head carved on the base
5 3/8 in. (13.7 cm.) diam.
Desmond Gure Collection, 1968.
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