34. M5004

£8,000

Description

Chinese jade slender two-handled bottle vase carved on each side of the body with a wide band of an archaic-style taotie mask between bands of lappets, the neck with cicada-shape lappets above two bands of key-fret between openwork stylised dragon handles.

The stone of spinach colour with natural markings.

5 ¼ inches, 13.3 cm high.

Qianlong/Jiaqing, circa 1800.

Wood stand.

Condition

Small edge nicks to the handles.

Provenance & Additional Information

  • Sold by Louis Joseph, 28 Knightsbridge, London, 1960-1985, by repute.
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