A pale green jade rhyton cup 17th/18th century
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A pale green jade rhyton cup 17th/18th century
Sold for £18,000 (US$ 30,254) inc. premium
Auction Details
Lot Details
A pale green jade rhyton cup
17th/18th century
The vessel emerging from the open jaws of a makara dragon, the handle formed from a chilong dragon standing atop the curved tail of the makara dragon and looking over the rim, the sides carved in low relief with two further chilong dragons, the stone of pale green tone with russet streaks, wood stand, box.
10cm (3⅞in) high (3).

Footnotes

  • Provenance: the Collection of Lieutenant Colonel Gladwyn and Mrs R. Gladwyn
    Purchased on 2 September 1955 from Jade House, Hong Kong, for HK$100.
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