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A WHITE AND RUSSET JADE PEBBLE-FORM 'CHILONG' SNUFF BOTTLE
QING DYNASTY, 18TH / 19TH CENTURY
Estimate
4,0006,000
LOT SOLD. 6,250 USD
JUMP TO LOT
109
A WHITE AND RUSSET JADE PEBBLE-FORM 'CHILONG' SNUFF BOTTLE
QING DYNASTY, 18TH / 19TH CENTURY
Estimate
4,0006,000
LOT SOLD. 6,250 USD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

Chinese Art from the Metropolitan Museum of Art: The Florence and Herbert Irving Gift

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A WHITE AND RUSSET JADE PEBBLE-FORM 'CHILONG' SNUFF BOTTLE
QING DYNASTY, 18TH / 19TH CENTURY
of generally ovoid form, well-hollowed and carved with a chilong partially submerged in waves, the swirls of water gently rippling across the surface of the stone, the reverse undecorated, the stone a milky-white with icy inclusions and patches of caramel, remnant of a wood stopper (2)
Height 2 1/2  in., 6.4 cm
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Provenance

Collection of Florence (1920-2018) and Herbert (1917-2016) Irving.

Chinese Art from the Metropolitan Museum of Art: The Florence and Herbert Irving Gift

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New York