691
691

PROPERTY FROM THE PEONY COLLECTION

A YELLOW JADE CARVING OF A LARVA
NEOLITHIC PERIOD, HONGSHAN CULTURE
Estimate
50,00070,000
LOT SOLD. 325,000 HKD
JUMP TO LOT
691

PROPERTY FROM THE PEONY COLLECTION

A YELLOW JADE CARVING OF A LARVA
NEOLITHIC PERIOD, HONGSHAN CULTURE
Estimate
50,00070,000
LOT SOLD. 325,000 HKD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

Chinese Art, including Snuff Bottles and Jades from an Old Hong Kong Family Collection

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Hong Kong

A YELLOW JADE CARVING OF A LARVA
NEOLITHIC PERIOD, HONGSHAN CULTURE
its curved body divided into ridged segments, the blunt-ended head further carved in relief with large eyes, the stone of yellowish-celadon colour with russet patches to its back
8.6 cm, 3 3/8  in.
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Exhibited

Angus Forsyth and Brian McElney, Jades from China, The Museum of East Asian Art, Bath, 1994, cat. no. 9.

Chinese Art, including Snuff Bottles and Jades from an Old Hong Kong Family Collection

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Hong Kong