A PAIR OF SPINACH-GREEN JADE 'MALLOW' DISHES
QING DYNASTY, 18TH/19TH CENTURY
each with foliate flaring sides rising from a short straight foot to an everted rim, incised to the interior with a large flower-head medallion, the translucent green stone with mottled light and dark inclusions
Diameter 16.3 and 16.2 cm, 6⅜ and 6⅜ in.
Both dishes are in very good condition.
"In response to your inquiry, we are pleased to provide you with a general report of the condition of the property described above. Since we are not professional conservators or restorers, we urge you to consult with a restorer or conservator of your choice who will be better able to provide a detailed, professional report. Prospective buyers should inspect each lot to satisfy themselves as to condition and must understand that any statement made by Sotheby's is merely a subjective, qualified opinion. Prospective buyers should also refer to any Important Notices regarding this sale, which are printed in the Sale Catalogue.
NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF BUSINESS PRINTED IN THE SALE CATALOGUE."
Sandy and Cecile Mactaggart Collection.