PROPERTY FROM AN ENGLISH PRIVATE COLLECTION
A WHITE JADE THUMB RING
QING DYNASTY, 18TH CENTURY
carved in low relief with two horses set within a landscape detailed with gnarled pine trees and jagged rocks, the translucent white stone with a smooth polish
Width 3.3 cm, 1¼ in.
This ring is in good condition, apart from a very tiny nick to the upper edge.
"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."