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PROPERTY FROM THE PEONY COLLECTION

A GREEN JADE AXE, YUE
NEOLITHIC PERIOD, LIANGZHU CULTURE
Estimate
30,00040,000
LOT SOLD. 437,500 HKD
JUMP TO LOT
714

PROPERTY FROM THE PEONY COLLECTION

A GREEN JADE AXE, YUE
NEOLITHIC PERIOD, LIANGZHU CULTURE
Estimate
30,00040,000
LOT SOLD. 437,500 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 GREEN JADE AXE, YUE
NEOLITHIC PERIOD, LIANGZHU CULTURE
of flaring form with a gently bevelled rounded cutting edge, the opposite end pierced through with a hole, of translucent dark green jade with white flecks
13.6 cm, 5 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. 34.

Literature

Roger Keverne (ed.), Jade, London, 1991, p. 55, fig. 11.

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

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Hong Kong