London, South Kensington
8 November 2013
FROM A PRIVATE EAST ASIAN COLLECTOR (D.1994) (LOTS 1307-1308 INCLUSIVE)
A PAIR OF PALE CELADON JADE RECTANGULAR PLAQUES
Each is carved with a flower and butterfly to one side, a poem to the reverse and surmounted by a pair of dragons chasing the pearl. The stone is of a pale celadon tone.
2 in. (5.2 cm.) high
From a Private East Asian Collector (d. 1994).
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