Asian Art Auction

December 02, 2013

LOT 229
Mottled Jade Bi Disc, 17th Century
  • Mottled Jade Bi Disc, 17th Century
  • Mottled Jade Bi Disc, 17th Century

229

Mottled Jade Bi Disc, 17th Century

Carved to either side with four concentric bands of raised nodes, the stone with dark brown inclusions. Wood stand
diameter 3.1" — 8 cm.

Estimate $1,000-$1,500

Realised: $922.50

Provenance:

From the Collection of the late David and Pep Groos, Victoria, B.C. Captain David W. Groos (1918-1976) was a decorated WWII Naval Officer and Liberal Member of Parliament who had an avid interest in Asian art, acquired throughout his life of public service and travels.

Additional Info:

Department: Asian Art
Materials: Jade