London, South Kensington
13 May 2016
TWO CELADON JADE 'ARCHAISTIC' POURING VESSELS, YI
The group comprises: a celadon jade pouring vessel carved with a ruyi-form handle, the stone is of a mottled celadon tone with russet and cloudy white flecks and inclusions; the second vessel is well-hollowed and carved to the exterior of the rim with a band of keyfret, the stone is of a mottled pale celadon tone with russet inclusions.
The largest 4 7/8 in. (11.8 cm.) long, two wood stands
Property from a Private American Collection, assembled prior to 1960.
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