A small green and grey jade carving of a qilin 17th century
Lot 18
A small green and grey jade carving of a qilin 16th/17th century
£1,500 - 2,000
US$ 2,500 - 3,400
Auction Details
Lot Details
A small green and grey jade carving of a qilin
16th/17th century
The recumbent beast carved with deep bulging eyes beneath prominent eyebrows, with a defined knobbly spine, the stone predominantly of green tone, with varying tones of white, grey and black inclusions.
4.9cm (2in) long
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  1. Asaph Hyman
    Specialist - Chinese Works of Art
    Bonhams
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