Lot 259: Celadon Jade Oval Shaped Bi, Ming Dynasty
November 12, 2016
Vienna, VA, USALive Auction
Description: Chinese pale green jade oval form Bi from the Ming Dynasty (1368-1644). On one side, two chilong are chasing each other, and are carved in bas relief. The other side is adorned with a series of circular nodes, also carved in bas relief. It is strung on a necklace cord. Dimensions are 3 inches long by 1 3/4 inches wide. All measurements are approximate. Condition: It is in good condition. Provenance: From a Toronto estate. High resolution images can be found at: https://file.ac/1ExPLqK6V3M/
Condition Report: It is in good condition.
Notes: High resolution images can be found at: https://file.ac/1ExPLqK6V3M/
Provenance: From a Toronto estate.