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A GREEN AND RUSSET JADE 'CHILONG' POURING VESSEL
MING DYNASTY
Estimate
6,0008,000
LOT SOLD. 16,250 USD
JUMP TO LOT
73
A GREEN AND RUSSET JADE 'CHILONG' POURING VESSEL
MING DYNASTY
Estimate
6,0008,000
LOT SOLD. 16,250 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 GREEN AND RUSSET JADE 'CHILONG' POURING VESSEL
MING DYNASTY
the ovoid body rising to a slightly irregular incurved rim, one end of the rim extending to a concave surface for pouring, the opposite end with two openwork clambering chilong forming the handle, the front paws and jaws clutching the rim, the sinuous bodies and tails wrapping around the sides, the stone an even bluish-green with patches of russet, wood stand (2)
Length 4 in., 10.2 cm
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Provenance

Roger Keverne, London, 2nd February 1997.
Collection of Florence (1920-2018) and Herbert (1917-2016) Irving, no. 269.

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

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New York