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Jade Vase

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2528B
Lot:
1050
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Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - 2528B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
December 04, 2010 9:00AM

Description:

Jade Vase, China, the flattened hu-shaped body carved in relief with a band of stylized of taotie masks, flanked by foo dog mask lugs suspending loose rings, the domed cover with a finial of addorsing dragons (loss), the stone of mossy spinach green color with white and apple green mottling, ht. 6 1/2 in.
Estimate $250-350

A jump ring missing from the finial, natural fissures to the stone

Keywords

Jade Vase, China, Chinese ceramics, Chinese culture, Jade, Lug, Roofs, Taotie

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