3437
3437
A TURQUOISE FIGURE OF A BIRD
WESTERN ZHOU DYNASTY
Estimate
20,00030,000
LOT SOLD. 40,000 HKD
JUMP TO LOT
3437
A TURQUOISE FIGURE OF A BIRD
WESTERN ZHOU DYNASTY
Estimate
20,00030,000
LOT SOLD. 40,000 HKD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

The Robert Youngman Collection of Chinese Jade II

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Hong Kong

A TURQUOISE FIGURE OF A BIRD
WESTERN ZHOU DYNASTY
of aerial view, depicting a bird in flight with wings widespread, the head with large round eyes flanking a pointed beak, finely incised with neat feathers, the turquoise of a rich blue-green tone with dark patches and rivering, the centre pierced with a circular aperture
4.9 cm, 1 7/8  in.
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Literature

Robert P. Youngman, The Youngman Collection of Chinese Jades from Neolithic to Qing, Chicago, 2008, pl. 47.

The Robert Youngman Collection of Chinese Jade II

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Hong Kong