A white jade 'crane and ruyi' snuff bottle Mid Qing dynasty
Lot 495
A white jade 'crane and ruyi' snuff bottle Mid Qing dynasty
Sold for HK$ 112,500 (US$ 14,514) inc. premium

Lot Details
A white jade 'crane and ruyi' snuff bottle Mid Qing dynasty A white jade 'crane and ruyi' snuff bottle Qing dynasty
Jade carvings from an English collection (lots 486-500)
A white jade 'crane and ruyi' snuff bottle
Mid Qing dynasty
Finely worked on the exterior with two ruyi bound by ribbon and hanging a chime on one side, the reverse featuring an aquatic scene of a crane with flowering lotus blossoms.
5.4cm high.

Footnotes

  • 清中期 白玉雕一路連升圖鼻煙壺

    For a closely related white jade snuff bottle, see The Cathy Chow Collection of Fine Jade Carving, National Museum of History, Taipei, 2011, no.190.
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