25 March 2010,
Price realised USD 4,750
USD 5,000 - USD 7,000
TWO SMALL JADE WATER VESSELS
17TH CENTURY OR EARLIER
One a translucent grey-green jade peach-form pouring vessel with deep rounded sides and a short stem at one end; the other a pomegranate-form water pot, thick-walled and of mottled whitish stone with added russet coloring
4 3/8 in. (11.1 cm.) long, and 2½ in. ( 6.4 cm.) high (2)
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Both: Desmond Gure Collection, 1968.
Both: Chinese Jades, Museum of Far Eastern Antiquities, Stockholm, 1963, nos. 174 and 141, respectively.
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