15 September 2011
PROPERTY FROM THE ESTATE OF A DIRECT DESCENDENT OF GEORGE D. WIDENER, PHILADELPHIA
A RARE LARGE WHITE JADE DISH
With shallow rounded sides flaring to the slightly everted rim, raised on a neatly cut ring foot, the semi-translucent stone of even, pale greenish-white color with some whitish inclusions.
11 1/8 in. (28.3 cm.) diam., wood stand
George Dunton Widener (d. 1912) Collection, and thence by descent to the present owner.
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