A fine white jade 'eagle and bear' group Mid Qing dynasty
Lot 587
A fine white jade 'eagle and bear' group Mid Qing dynasty
HK$ 600,000 - 800,000
US$ 77,000 - 100,000
Lot Details
The Property of a Gentleman (lots 586-594)
A fine white jade 'eagle and bear' group
Mid Qing dynasty
Carefully worked in the form of an eagle resting on a recumbent bear, both creatures with their heads turned backwards gazing at one another, the stone of an even white tone with russet inclusions.
4.7cm high.

Footnotes

  • The eagle, ying and the bear, xiong constitute the pun yingxiong, which translates to hero or champion.

    清中期 白玉帶皮雕英雄小件
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