Spring 2012Jade Ewer
China. 17th century
7 1/4" - 18.5cm
An unusual Jade Ewer with pear shaped body of
octagonal sections. With stylised dragon head
spout and handle. The body carved in low relief
with cranes clasping linzghi, below two long life
characters in deeper relief. The wood 18th century
replacement cover applied with silver gilt foil.
Note* John Sparks sales invoice - 29th March 1985.
This exhibit has been sold.
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