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PROPERTY FROM THE PEONY COLLECTION

A YELLOW JADE 'DEMONIC MASK' ORNAMENT
NEOLITHIC PERIOD, SHANDONG LONGSHAN CULTURE
Estimate
60,00080,000
LOT SOLD. 500,000 HKD
JUMP TO LOT
703

PROPERTY FROM THE PEONY COLLECTION

A YELLOW JADE 'DEMONIC MASK' ORNAMENT
NEOLITHIC PERIOD, SHANDONG LONGSHAN CULTURE
Estimate
60,00080,000
LOT SOLD. 500,000 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 'DEMONIC MASK' ORNAMENT
NEOLITHIC PERIOD, SHANDONG LONGSHAN CULTURE
carved on the angled upper surface with a stylised demonic mask, depicted with large eyes, a prominent nose and pierced earrings, the concave underside with a criss-cross pattern
2.9 cm, 1 1/8  in.
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Exhibited

Angus Forsyth and Brian McElney, Jades from China, The Museum of East Asian Art, Bath, 1994, cat. no. 64.

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

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Hong Kong