Lot 248: FINELY CARVED CELADON JADE 'PEACH' BRUSH WASHER QING DYNASTY, 18TH/19TH CENTURY 14cm wide
November 8, 2016
London, United KingdomLive Auction
FINELY CARVED CELADON JADE 'PEACH' BRUSH WASHER
QING DYNASTY, 18TH/19TH CENTURY
carved in the form of a peach, the handle and foot formed by the trailing leafy stalks bearing lingzhi and lotus flowers, the stone of a greyish celadon tone, on a pierced and carved hardwood stand in the form of a peach branch
- Good overall condition with some nicks to the extremities of the carving
- Signs of age and wear to the carved wood stand
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Private Edinburgh collection.