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PROPERTY FROM THE PEONY COLLECTION

A CELADON JADE 'BIRD'S HEAD' FINIAL
NEOLITHIC PERIOD, HONGSHAN CULTURE
Estimate
20,00030,000
LOT SOLD. 175,000 HKD
JUMP TO LOT
723

PROPERTY FROM THE PEONY COLLECTION

A CELADON JADE 'BIRD'S HEAD' FINIAL
NEOLITHIC PERIOD, HONGSHAN CULTURE
Estimate
20,00030,000
LOT SOLD. 175,000 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 CELADON JADE 'BIRD'S HEAD' FINIAL
NEOLITHIC PERIOD, HONGSHAN CULTURE
the long plaque-like finial carved in the form of a bird's head, depicted with a curled crest behind large rounded eyes, its long pelican-like beak partly open
9.7 cm, 3 7/8  in.
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Exhibited

Angus Forsyth and Brian McElney, Jades from China, The Museum of East Asian Art, Bath, 1994, cat. no. 17.

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

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Hong Kong