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A BEIGE JADE CEREMONIAL BLADE, GE
SHANG DYNASTY
Estimate
10,00015,000
LOT SOLD. 10,000 USD
JUMP TO LOT
122
A BEIGE JADE CEREMONIAL BLADE, GE
SHANG DYNASTY
Estimate
10,00015,000
LOT SOLD. 10,000 USD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

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

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New York

A BEIGE JADE CEREMONIAL BLADE, GE
SHANG DYNASTY
the flat shaft with beveled edges tapering to a curved point at one end, the opposite end indented at each side for attachment to a handle, pierced with an aperture, the stone a creamy beige color with wavy veins of translucent pale celadon
Length 5 1/2  in., 14 cm
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Provenance

Spink & Son, London, 24th May 1983.
Collection of Florence (1920-2018) and Herbert (1917-2016) Irving, no. 43.

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

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New York