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A rare yellow jade archaistic vase (Guang), Qing dynasty, Qianlong period | 清乾隆 黄玉仿古龍首觥

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A rare yellow jade archaistic vase (Guang), Qing dynasty, Qianlong period | 清乾隆 黄玉仿古龍首觥

A rare yellow jade archaistic vase (Guang), Qing dynasty, Qianlong period | 清乾隆 黄玉仿古龍首觥

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A rare yellow jade archaistic vase (Guang)

Qing dynasty, Qianlong period

清乾隆 黄玉仿古龍首觥



Height 6⅜ in., 16.1 cm

There are a few scattered minor chips to the rim and a bruise with an associated chip. Both of the handles with a few nicks to the edges and slightly polished. Overall with minute nicks to the extremities as can be expected. The stone with natural fissures.


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Collection of T.B. Walker (1840-1928). 

The T.B. Walker Foundation, Minneapolis. 

Christie's Hong Kong, 17th January 1989, lot 928. 

Collection of William H. and Sophia H. Harrison.

Gifted to the Speed Art Museum, Louisville, in 2000 (acc. no. 2000.13.7).


托馬斯•巴羅•沃克 (1840-1928) 收藏

托馬斯•巴羅•沃克基金會,明尼阿波利斯 

香港佳士得1989年1月17日,編號928

William H. 及 Sophia H. Harrison 伉儷收藏

2000年贈予Speed藝術博物館,路易斯維爾市 (館藏編號2000.13.7)

Jades of the T.B. Walker Collection at the Walker Art Center, Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, 1952, p. 60.


《Jades of the T.B. Walker Collection at the Walker Art Center》,沃克藝術中心,明尼阿波利斯,1952年,頁60