15 September 2009
PROPERTY FROM AN IMPORTANT AMERICAN PRIVATE COLLECTION
A WHITE AND BLACK-SPECKLED JADE DOUBLE LOTUS POD BRUSH WASHER
Well carved as two hollow lotus pods, each with a comma-shaped opening in the realistically carved top, with a lotus bud at one end and a lotus leaf to the side which is carved from the black-speckled area of the otherwise pale greenish-white stone, all borne on ribbon-tied stems that form the base
7 1/8 in. (18.1 cm.) long
Stephen Junkunc, III.
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