A white and russet jade 'praying mantis, butterfly and melon' group, Qing dynasty, 18th century
6,000 - 8,000 USD
A white and russet jade 'praying mantis, butterfly and melon' group
Qing dynasty, 18th century
Width 4⅛ in., 10.4 cm
Chips to the smaller mantis' one front leg and one back leg. Minute nicks to the extremities.
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Collection of Charlotte and George McDonald Goldsack, acquired circa 1930s, and thence by descent.