Lot 5237: A CARVED JADE MOUNTAIN BOULDER
December 10, 2016
El Monte, CA, USALive Auction
Description: Of irregular mountain boulder form, on one side finely carved with poem inscription in stylized character beneath the curved blossoming flowers pattern, on the left bottom part with large patches of reddish-russet inclusion, the reverse side carved in relief with an official talking with a child in a mountain setting, the stone is of translucent white tone with yellowish-russet inclusion. Qing Dynasty period.
Dimensions: Height: 4 1/4 in (10.8 cm) Width: 5 in (12.7 cm)