Lot 240: CARVED WHITE JADE 'GEESE' GROUP 4.5cm long
08 November 2016
London, United KingdomLive Auction
CARVED WHITE JADE 'GEESE' GROUP
the group carved as a large goose holding a stem of lotus fruit in its beak with a gosling swimming beside it, the semi-translucent stone of an even pale greyish-white tone with minor russet inclusions
- Good overall condition with some dirt in the recessed areas
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