Hong Kong, HKCEC Grand Hall
3 June 2015
A WHITE AND RUSSET JADE 'MYTHICAL BEASTS' CARVING
EARLY QING DYNASTY, 17TH-18TH CENTURY
The stone is carved in the round as a recumbent mythical animal turning its head to face its young reclining against its back. The stone is of an opaque creamy-white tone with areas of pale russet.
2 5/8 in. (6.7 cm.) long
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