A Finely Carved Pale White Jade Archaistic Plaque, 19th Century
Well carved and pierced with a pair of dragons confronted beneath a ruyi head scroll as they stand atop a bi disc enclosing two pairs of phoenixes flanking the characters chang yi zi zun (blessings for future generations) incorporated into the openwork design
height 5.2" — 13.2 cm.
From an Important Private Collection, London, England, acquired mainly at Christie’s and Sotheby’s, London
Department: Asian Art