Lot 194: CHINESE WHITE JADE HAND CARVED URN
November 4, 2016
Online, PA, USALive Auction
Chinese White Jade Hand Carved Urn:
Superb Chinese Carved White Jade Covered Urn
Carved pale-celadon white jade in form of tall semi baluster shape form, heavy on the lower body, gently waisted tall neck toward flaring rim. Two ram masks flanked from neck to shoulder with a doomed lid. The main body delicately decorated with shallow relief of centralized Shou character medallion interspersed with interlocking ruyi pattern above scrolling flames on the foot; with sprays of rococo floral foliate gently growing from of medallion. The neck banded with further interlocking ruyi pattern. The design was simple yet elegant. The nephrite jade shows moist milky appearance and perfect even-toned pale-celadon white Jade. The bottom and lid are hand carved in the shape of lotus petals.
8" X 4"
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