A GREYISH-GREEN JADE DOUBLE GOURD, QING DYNASTY 18TH/19TH CENTURY | 清十八/十九世紀 青玉福壽綿綿紋把件
1,000 - 1,500 GBP
A GREYISH-GREEN JADE DOUBLE GOURD
QING DYNASTY 18TH/19TH CENTURY
the fruit naturalistically carved and pierced, born on a leafy stem issuing a further smaller fruit, the stone of pale greyish-celadon tone with pale cream inclusions
Length 10.8 cm, 4¼ in.
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Scattered nicks to the raised parts of the carving.
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