PROPERTY FROM AN ENGLISH PRIVATE COLLECTION
A SPINACH-GREEN JADE BRUSHPOT
QING DYNASTY, 19TH CENTURY
of cylindrical form with a slightly countersunk base, the lustrous stone of a rich spinach-green colour with dark and white speckles
Height 10.9 cm, 4¼ in.
There are some general wear and light pitting to the surface. Some nicks are also visible to the edges. There are some natural inclusions to the stone.
"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."