24 September 2020
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A LARGE WHITE JADE 'SANDUO' VASE
CHINA, QING DYNASTY, 18TH CENTURY
Carved in the form of a large, hollow finger citron borne on one of the intersecting branches also bearing pomegranates and peaches that form the base, the stone with opaque inclusions and enhanced with russet color
7 ½ in. (19 cm.) high, zitan and softwood stand
China Arts & Crafts, Hong Kong, 14 August 1989.
The James and Marilynn Alsdorf Collection, Chicago.
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