Group of three carved jade libation cups
Lot 5057
Group of three carved jade libation cups Late Ming/Qing dynasty
Sold for US$ 10,000 inc. premium
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Group of three carved jade libation cups Late Ming/Qing dynasty Group of three carved jade libation cups Late Ming/Qing dynasty Group of three carved jade libation cups Late Ming/Qing dynasty Group of three carved jade libation cups Late Ming/Qing dynasty Group of three carved jade libation cups Late Ming/Qing dynasty Group of three carved jade libation cups Late Ming/Qing dynasty Group of three carved jade libation cups Late Ming/Qing dynasty Group of three carved jade libation cups Late Ming/Qing dynasty Group of three carved jade libation cups Late Ming/Qing dynasty Group of three carved jade libation cups Late Ming/Qing dynasty Group of three carved jade libation cups Late Ming/Qing dynasty
Lot Details
Property from a Private Collection, Geneva, Switzerland
Group of three carved jade libation cups
Late Ming/Qing dynasty
Including one with bracket-lobed walls and a key-fret band below the mouth, the body flanked by handles with taotie style decoration in relief and raised on a conforming foot, the matrix of pale olive hue with a brown patch on the handle, the second a high-walled vessel flanked by handles and containing vertical raised ribs on the exterior walls and handles, the matrix of white hue with gray striations, the third of low double handled-form with raised bosses throughout the exterior, the handles of rectangular form with C-scrolls on the top and swastikas on the interior, the matrix of opaque olive tone with opaque white flecks and russet stained veins.
5 1/8in (13cm) width of widest over handles
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