2091
2091
A JADEITE CARVING OF BADGERS
QING DYNASTY, 18TH CENTURY
Estimate
200,000300,000
LOT SOLD. 250,000 HKD
JUMP TO LOT
2091
A JADEITE CARVING OF BADGERS
QING DYNASTY, 18TH CENTURY
Estimate
200,000300,000
LOT SOLD. 250,000 HKD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

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A JADEITE CARVING OF BADGERS
QING DYNASTY, 18TH CENTURY
carved in the form of a pair of recumbent badgers resting head to tail, their bodies mirroring each other with paws touching each other, the centre hollowed out, the stone of bright apple-green tone with patches of white
4.3 cm., 1 5/8 in.
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Provenance

Robert Chang Collection.

Catalogue Note

The subject, two badgers shuanghuan, a pun for "conjugal bliss," often depicted as a reclining pair with their paws touching each other, represents blessings for a married couple.  

FINE CHINESE CERAMICS & WORKS OF ART

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