London, South Kensington
7 December 2000
A selection of Chinese jade and malachite carvings
comprising a malachite carving of a seated Immortal -- 3¼in. (8.2cms) high, wood stand; a grey and pale celadon pierced jade plaque modelled as a bamboo section -- 2½in. (6.5cms) high; a mottled grey jade bi disc carved with archaic motifs -- 2in. (5cms) diam; a celadon and russet bi disc with articulated central flowerhead -- 2in. (5cms) diam; and a mottled cream and grey jade disc with carved studs -- 1¾in. (4.5cms) diam.
See Illustration for Part Lot. (5)
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