721
721

PROPERTY FROM THE PEONY COLLECTION

A JADE 'HUMAN FACE' PLAQUE
NEOLITHIC PERIOD, SHANDONG LONGSHAN CULTURE
Estimate
40,00060,000
LOT SOLD. 4,000,000 HKD
JUMP TO LOT
721

PROPERTY FROM THE PEONY COLLECTION

A JADE 'HUMAN FACE' PLAQUE
NEOLITHIC PERIOD, SHANDONG LONGSHAN CULTURE
Estimate
40,00060,000
LOT SOLD. 4,000,000 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 JADE 'HUMAN FACE' PLAQUE
NEOLITHIC PERIOD, SHANDONG LONGSHAN CULTURE
saddle-shaped, the bowed top carved with a human face flanked by feathery side-panel designs of raised-line work, the stone of a yellowish-celadon tone with russet inclusions
5.6 cm, 2 1/4  in.
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Exhibited

Angus Forsyth and Brian McElney, Jades from China, The Museum of East Asian Art, Bath, 1994, cat. no. 62.

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

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Hong Kong