Asian Art Auction

June 09 - 14, 2018

LOT 440

Lot 440

A Celadon White Jade ‘Shishi’ Carving

A Celadon White Jade ‘Shishi’ Carving
Lot 440 Details
A Celadon White Jade ‘Shishi’ Carving


Well-carved with a recumbent shishi holding a branch of lingzhi in his mouth, looking over his shoulder at a smaller shishi
length 3.1 in — 8 cm

Estimate $1,000-$1,200

Realised: $660
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Lot Report

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A Celadon White Jade ‘Shishi’ Carving
  • A Celadon White Jade ‘Shishi’ Carving


For condition information please contact the specialist.

LOT 440

About Condition Ratings

  • 5 Stars: Excellent - No discernable damage, flaws or imperfections
  • 4 Stars: Very Good - Minor flaws or imperfections visible only under close inspection using specialised instruments or black light
  • 3 Stars: Good - Minor flaws visible upon inspection under standard lighting
  • 2 Stars: Fair - Exhibits flaws or damage that may draw the eye under standard lighting
  • 1 Star: Poor - Flaws or damage immediately apparent under standard lighting (examples: missing components, rips, broken glass, damaged surfaces, etc.)

Note: Condition ratings and condition details are the subjective opinions of our specialists and should be used as a guide only. Waddington’s uses due care when preparing condition details, however, our staff are not professional restorers or conservators. Condition details and reports are not warranties and each lot is sold “as is” in accordance with the buyer’s terms and conditions of sale. In all cases the prospective purchaser is responsible for inspecting the property themselves prior to placing a bid.