A white jade 'crane and peach' group, Qing dynasty, 18th / 19th century | 清十八 / 十九世紀 白玉雕瑞鶴銜桃把件
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A white jade 'crane and peach' group
Qing dynasty, 18th / 19th century
清十八 / 十九世紀 白玉雕瑞鶴銜桃把件
wood stand (2)
Length 4⅞ in., 12.5 cm
Overall with minor nicks to the extremities as can be expected, including to the feathers on the back of each crane. The stone with natural fissures.
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Sotheby's New York, 1st June 1988, lot 197.
Collection of William H. and Sophia H. Harrison.
Gifted to the Speed Art Museum, Louisville, in 2000 (acc. no. 2000.13.3).
William H. 及 Sophia H. Harrison 伉儷收藏