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A group of five jade discs (bi)
Possibly archaic, Zhou to Han Dynasty
Estimate
8,00012,000
LOT SOLD. 19,200 USD
JUMP TO LOT
49
A group of five jade discs (bi)
Possibly archaic, Zhou to Han Dynasty
Estimate
8,00012,000
LOT SOLD. 19,200 USD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

The Concordia House Collection: Fine Chinese Jades and Important Works of Art from a Midwestern Family

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New York

A group of five jade discs (bi)
Possibly archaic, Zhou to Han Dynasty
including a large jade disc carved with 'rice-grain' scrolls encircled by a band of stylized bovine monster-masks with entwined scrolling bodies, the celadon stone speckled with black, possibly Han dynasty; along with two pale celadon jade discs with russet inclusions plainly decorated; and two smaller discs, one of brown tone with rounded edges, the other incised on both sides with a scroll-diaper, the opaque stone of creamy-white tone with lavender blushes (5)
Quantity: 5
Largest 7 5/8 in., 19.5 cm
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Provenance

One disc:
Collection of Mrs. Christian Holmes.
Parke-Bernet, 15th November 1963, lot 472.
Warren E. Cox, New York.

The Concordia House Collection: Fine Chinese Jades and Important Works of Art from a Midwestern Family

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New York