11 November 2015,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 875
GBP 500 - GBP 1,000
A PALE CELADON JADE 'SHOU' CHARACTER
The jade is carved and pierced as a stylised Shou (Longevity) character. The stone is of a pale and even tone with a few tiny yellowish inclusions.
2 ½ in. (6.5 cm.) high
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Old Dutch collection, predominantly assembled in the 19th century and then by descent within the family.
OLD DUTCH COLLECTION, PREDOMINANTLY ASSEMBLED IN THE 19TH CENTURY, THEN BY DESCENT WITHIN THE FAMILY
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