A Finely Carved White and Brownish-Yellow Russet Jade Rhyton (Gong), Song/Yuan Dynasty (960-1368)

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A Finely Carved White and Brownish-Yellow Russet Jade Rhyton (Gong), Song/Yuan Dynasty (960-1368)

宋/元 白玉带棕黄沁螭龙耳觥杯

The well-polished greyish-white cup with brownish inclusions, in the form of an archaic bronze 'gong' vessel, the walls of even thinness carved with swirl patterns in the mid-section and continuous rectangular forms at the lip and the foot, the handle carved in the form of a hunched chilong dragon
jade 6.4 x 3.9 x 2 in — 13.5 x 10 x 5 cm


June 29, 2023

Estimate $8,000-$12,000

Realised: $27,060

Asian Art

Waddington’s Asian Art department is Canada’s leader in serving the demands of the rapidly growing Asian art market. Specializing in jade, paintings, porcelain, religious works of art, textiles, woodblock and export wares, we present works from China, Japan, Korea, South East Asia, South Asia, and the Himalayan region.

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Amelia Zhu
Amelia Zhu

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Austin Yuen
Austin Yuen

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Asian Art

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416-847-6195

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