London, South Kensington
7 December 2000
A selection of Chinese pale celadon jade carvings
18th and 19th century
comprising a carving of two frogs perched on a lotus leaf -- 2½in. (6.5cms) long; a carving of a cicada with russet inclusions -- 23/8in. (6cms) long; a mottled celadon and russet jade carving of two mushrooms -- 2¼in. (5.7cms) long; a reticulated carving of a bamboo section and scrolling foliage -- 2¼in. (5.7cms) long; a buckle carved with two lion heads -- 2in. (5cms) long; and a carving of a frog -- 2¾in. (7cms) long.
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