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PROPERTY FROM A SOUTH CAROLINA PRIVATE COLLECTION

A CELADON JADE RUYI SCEPTER QING DYNASTY, 19TH CENTURY
Estimate
30,00050,000
LOT SOLD. 137,500 USD
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PROPERTY FROM A SOUTH CAROLINA PRIVATE COLLECTION

A CELADON JADE RUYI SCEPTER QING DYNASTY, 19TH CENTURY
Estimate
30,00050,000
LOT SOLD. 137,500 USD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

Important Chinese Art

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A CELADON JADE RUYI SCEPTER QING DYNASTY, 19TH CENTURY
the smooth, undulating shaft supporting a large ruyi-shaped head carved in relief with a bat suspending a beribboned lozenge above a shou character, two further bats swooping in to frame the auspicious character on either side, all within a raised border, at the opposite end of the shaft an openwork bat with pierced wings grasping the scepter in its mouth and paws, a loose ring carved under the bat for attaching a tassel, the stone of a whitish-green color flecked with opaque white inclusions
Length 18 1/4  in., 46.4 cm
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Provenance

Collection of Edward D. King (1884-1968), New York, and thence by descent.

Important Chinese Art

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New York