A white jade carving of a phoenix 18th century
Lot 82
A white jade group of a crouching phoenix 18th century
Sold for £30,000 (US$ 50,424) inc. premium
Auction Details
Lot Details
A Scottish private collection of Jade Carvings (Lots 75 to 83)
A white jade group of a crouching phoenix
18th century
Carved from an oval stone of even pale tone as a long-tailed crouching phoenix looking directly backwards holding a spray of leafy blossom in its beak, the spray extending further down its front and ending in a large peach.
6.5cm (2½in) wide

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  • 十八世紀 白玉雕鳳凰

    Provenance: a Scottish private collection of jade carvings
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