Lot 5: A WHITE JADE BRUSH WASHER, XI
November 11, 2016
Marietta, GA, USALive Auction
Description: The Chinese nephrite stone characterized with the sacred LingZhi mushroom shaped rim everted vertically from the flat inner base, created a shallow vessel with symbolic double ruyi on the upper end, carved and pierced with branching leafy grain gently curved over the rim and a further chilong dragon to the interior holding the tip of the branch with its mouth. The jade showing pale-celadon-white color iridescent with moist milky appearance and golden russet natural inclusion along the surfaces.
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Dimensions: Dimension: 25.4mm H x 88.9mm W Weight: 132.5 g
Date: Qing Dynasty