A carved jade cylindrical cup and cover 17th/18th century
Lot 6064
A carved jade cylindrical cup and cover 17th/18th century
US$ 35,000 - 45,000
£21,000 - 27,000
Auction Details
A carved jade cylindrical cup and cover 17th/18th century A carved jade cylindrical cup and cover 17th/18th century A carved jade cylindrical cup and cover 17th/18th century A carved jade cylindrical cup and cover 17th/18th century A carved jade cylindrical cup and cover 17th/18th century A carved jade cylindrical cup and cover 17th/18th century A carved jade cylindrical cup and cover 17th/18th century A carved jade cylindrical cup and cover 17th/18th century A carved jade cylindrical cup and cover 17th/18th century A carved jade cylindrical cup and cover 17th/18th century A carved jade cylindrical cup and cover 17th/18th century A carved jade cylindrical cup and cover 17th/18th century A carved jade cylindrical cup and cover 17th/18th century A carved jade cylindrical cup and cover 17th/18th century A carved jade cylindrical cup and cover 17th/18th century A carved jade cylindrical cup and cover 17th/18th century A carved jade cylindrical cup and cover 17th/18th century
Lot Details
Jade Carvings

Property from a Florida Collector
A carved jade cylindrical cup and cover
17th/18th century
The thickly sectioned vessel surmounted by a fitted top adorned with three beast heads and incised taotie masks encircling a knob finial with a taiji medallion, the sides carved in shallow raised relief with archaistic kuilong and phoenix motifs around an archer's ring shaped handle, all supported by three feet in the shape of crouching human figures; the stone of celadon hue with large cloudy white and oatmeal-colored inclusions.
4 1/2in (11.5cm) high

Footnotes

  • Purchased:
    William Clayton, London, purchased 1971-75
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