A fine white jade archaistic ewer and cover 19th century
Lot 157
A fine white jade archaistic ewer and cover
19th century
Sold for £25,000 (US$ 32,460) inc. premium

Lot Details
The Property of a Lady 女士藏品
A fine white jade archaistic ewer and cover 19th century
A fine white jade archaistic ewer and cover
19th century
The even lustrous stone formed as a flattened ewer with a high spout, the body carved with a decorative band containing two confronted chilong on each side above a band of pendent lappets enclosing animal-masks, the handle formed as a stylised chilong, two further reticulated chilong lined up the spout and a fourth reticulated chilong nestled between the spout and neck, the cover plain with a delicate raised knop, wood stand and box.
17.8cm (8in) high (4).

Footnotes

  • Provenance: a Scottish private collection and thence by descent

    十九世紀 白玉雕仿古螭龍紋執壺

    來源:蘇格蘭私人收藏,並由家族繼承下去
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