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A large spinach jade ruyi sceptre late Qing dynasty | 晚清 碧玉八吉祥仙鶴紋如意

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Estimate:

10,000 - 15,000 GBP

A large spinach jade ruyi sceptre late Qing dynasty | 晚清 碧玉八吉祥仙鶴紋如意

A large spinach jade ruyi sceptre late Qing dynasty | 晚清 碧玉八吉祥仙鶴紋如意

Estimate:

10,000 - 15,000 GBP

Lot sold:

12,600

GBP

A large spinach jade ruyi sceptre

late Qing dynasty

晚清 碧玉八吉祥仙鶴紋如意


the gently curved shaft carved in medium relief with eight cranes in flight, each clasping one of the bajixiang in its beak and all amidst dense ruyi cloud scrolls above foaming waves and rocks, terminating in a large ruyi head carved with a full face dragon chasing a flaming pearl and all reserved on a dense ruyi cloud ground, the stone of bottle green tone with darker green and black inclusions

Length 37 cm, 14½ in.


There is a tiny chip to the underside edge of the end of the shaft with associated tiny bruises.


如意末端底部邊沿有一小磕,連帶微傷。


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.

NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING CONDITION OF A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD “AS IS” IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF SALE PRINTED IN THE CATALOGUE.

Jean Louis Picard Paris, 20th April 1994, lot 241.

Jean Louis Picard巴黎,1994年4月20日,拍品241