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PROPERTY FROM A NORTH CAROLINA PRIVATE COLLECTION

A CELADON AND RUSSET JADE 'QUAIL'
QING DYNASTY, 18TH CENTURY
JUMP TO LOT
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PROPERTY FROM A NORTH CAROLINA PRIVATE COLLECTION

A CELADON AND RUSSET JADE 'QUAIL'
QING DYNASTY, 18TH CENTURY
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

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A CELADON AND RUSSET JADE 'QUAIL'
QING DYNASTY, 18TH CENTURY
naturalistically carved, the plump recumbent bird with its feet neatly tucked under its body, the plumage finely detailed and incised, the stone with reddish-brown inclusions, wood stand (2)
Length 2 1/2  in., 6.4 cm
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Provenance

Collection of Scott Emerson (c. 1905-?), Winea Plantation, Georgetown, South Carolina.
Acquired from the above in 1981, and thence by descent.

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