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LOT 82

Lot 82

A Celadon and Russet Jade Mandarin Duck, Ming Dynasty, 16th/17th Century

A Celadon and Russet Jade Mandarin Duck, Ming Dynasty, 16th/17th Century
Lot 82 Details
A Celadon and Russet Jade Mandarin Duck, Ming Dynasty, 16th/17th Century

明 青玉带皮巧雕'鸳鸯衔荷'把件

The bird neatly carved seated with the wings and head tucked back, grasping a lotus flower in its beak leading to a large lotus leaf below its belly, the stone of lightly mottled celadon stone with streaks of varied russet inclusions
length 2.7 in — 6.8 cm

Estimate $500-$800

Realised: $1,440
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A Celadon and Russet Jade Mandarin Duck, Ming Dynasty, 16th/17th Century
  • A Celadon and Russet Jade Mandarin Duck, Ming Dynasty, 16th/17th Century
  • A Celadon and Russet Jade Mandarin Duck, Ming Dynasty, 16th/17th Century
  • A Celadon and Russet Jade Mandarin Duck, Ming Dynasty, 16th/17th Century

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  • 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.)

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