PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE COLLECTION
A PALE GREYISH-GREEN JADE ARCHAISTIC VASE AND A COVER
Of flattened baluster form, the body carved in low relief with taotie masks below a petal lappet band, the waisted neck flanked by two animal mask handles and carved with a band of whorls, the cover surmounted by a mythical beast and carved with upright petals above the rim
8½ in. (21.6 cm.) high
Ashkenazi & Co., San Francisco.