2033
2033
A WHITE JADE OPENWORK PLAQUE
JIN DYNASTY
Estimate
100,000120,000
LOT SOLD. 200,000 HKD
JUMP TO LOT
2033
A WHITE JADE OPENWORK PLAQUE
JIN DYNASTY
Estimate
100,000120,000
LOT SOLD. 200,000 HKD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

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A WHITE JADE OPENWORK PLAQUE
JIN DYNASTY
the translucent white jade of oval form, carved in high-relief with a peacock standing on rockwork amid peonies, the background reticulated through several layers, all anchored to an integral oval ring on the back
9.4 cm., 3 3/4 in.
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Literature

Hei-Chi, Jades from the Hei-Chi Collection, Beijing, 2006, p. 164.

Catalogue Note

A related pendant depicting peacocks amongst lotus plants, but surrounded by carved beading, in the British Museum, London, is illustrated in Jessica Rawson, Chinese Jade from the Neolithic to the Qing, London, 1995, p. 336, fig. 1.                                                    

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