THE PROPERTY OF A PRIVATE COLLECTION
A WHITE JADE CIRCULAR BOX AND COVER
The top of the cover is carved in shallow relief with two archaistic dragons centered on a pearl. The box is carved in relief with a band of repetitive lappets and raised on a circular foot ring. All carved from stone of even milky-white tone.
2 1.4 in. (5.7 cm.) diam, wood stand and Japanese wood box
Mayuyama & Co., Ltd., Tokyo, acquired between 1960-1969.
Sotheby's New York, 19-20 March 2013, lot 40.