A WHITE JADE PLAQUE
QING DYNASTY, 18TH CENTURY
of rectangular shape, one face carved with two lotus pods and a lotus leaf, the reverse with two five-character phrases, all below a pair of confronting dragons, the stone an even white colour
Length 5.2 cm, 2 in.
Apart from some surface wear, this plaque is in 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.
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