CATALOGUE Nos. 5 & 6 A UK COLLECTION OF TWO CHINESE JADES
These charming jades were both acquired in Hong Kong in 1954 by the owner’s late aunt.
- A figure of a reclining buffalo with boy on its back, the jade a pale celadon tone.
China, Qing dynasty, 19th century
Length: 7.8 cms, 3 ins
- A carving of a lotus vessel, with elaborate foliage surrounding, the green jade with dark markings throughout.
China, Qing dynasty, (1644–1912) Length: 10 cms, 4 ins