A Mughal-style white jade teapot and cover
Lot 230
A Mughal-style white jade teapot and cover
Sold for HK$ 212,500 (US$ 27,403) inc. premium
Lot Details
A Mughal-style white jade teapot and cover
The delicately worked body of compressed globular form, following a Tibetan prototype, flanked by a C-shaped handle and spout, each side intricately worked with a seated Bodhisattva holding various attributes, adorned with loose garments framed within upward and downcast pendants, the handle formed from a curved acanthus leaf suspending loose rings, all beneath a lobed cover surmounted by a lotus bud knop.
16cm wide. (2).

Footnotes

  • Provenance 來源:
    Colorado Springs Fine Art Center
    Sotheby's New York, 25 and 26 September, 1986, lot 184

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    玉質青色,琢磨極薄,晶瑩透亮,帶白色瑕斑。壺扁圓身,菊辦形蓋,荷花鈕,橢圓形圈足,莨苕葉形正耳把,把上掛兩活環,三彎長流,一莨苕枝盤於流上,枝下掛一活環。壺身兩面各掉一觀音坐像,肩部與近足處雕莨苕葉紋一周。
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