Lot 178: PHOENIX AND PEACH JADE BRUSH WASHER, XI
November 11, 2016
Marietta, GA, USALive Auction
Description: The celadon with golden russet jade carved unto organic shape shallow vessel, broad opening revealed the fine polished interior, enclosed by curved rim. A phoenix encircling the rim next to fruiting peach abundance, both wings decorated the under base. The Jade brush washer presented upon a carved hardwood stand. The nephrite jade show white-celadon tones, with attractive golden-russet inclusions.
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Provenance: PROVENANCE: Acquired from a vast Connecticut estate collection in 2007 with records indicating that they were purchased over several years during the early 1900s and up until the 1915s from the JS Ltd Company New York. Pieces of history being passed on to the future.
Dimensions: Dimension: 31.75mm H x 6mm W ; (only Stand): 1" H Weight: 366.6g
Date: Qing Dynasty