A jadeite lobed tripod incense burner and cover Qing dynasty | 清 翠玉瑞獸鈕雙龍活環耳瓜棱式三足蓋爐
Property from the Collection of Sir Run Run Shaw
A jadeite lobed tripod incense burner and cover
overall h. 21 cm
The incense burner and cover are in good overall condition. There are some typical insignificant nibbles to the extremities, some possibly lightly polished. There are minor tool marks to the vessel behind the rings.
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Sotheby's Hong Kong, 29th November 1979, lot 414.
The T.Y. Chao family collection.
Sotheby's Hong Kong, 19th May 1987, lot 367.