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A rare white jade flower-form washer, song Dynasty (960-1279), the six-lobed translucent vessel well worked with radiating lines from a central stamen to define the petals forming the rim, old silver repair to rim, 11.5 cm diameter (variable). Reference: s
A Chinese Longquan celadon twin fish washer, Southern Song-Yuan dynasty, 14th century, Covered in a grey green glaze, the two fish in low relief, a lotus-bud band around the outside rim, 11.6 cm diameter. Provenance: Joshua McClelland Print Room, 29/06/200
A Chinese Longquan celadon twin fish washer, Southern Song-Yuan dynasty, 14th century, covered in a finely crackled pale green glaze, the two fish in high relief on the centre, a band of lotus buds around the exterior, 12.3 cm diameter. Provenance: Joshua
A rare fine Chinese jadeite washer, probably late Qing Dynasty, late 19th- 20th century, the semi-translucent pale green stone with darker inclusions, covered with good polish, 4.5 x 12.1 cm, fitted wood stand. Provenance: A New Zealand private collection,
A celadon jade washer Qing dynasty, 19th century, of quatrelobed section, the shallow sides carved in pierced and high relief on the exterior with a chilong climbing up one side between two creatures with bird's heads biting lingzhi fronds forming the
A celadon jade 'phoenix' washer Qing dynasty, 19th century, with shallow rounded sides waisted below the flared mouth, carved in pierced relief with a phoenix among flowering branches forming the openwork handle to one side, the pale greenish stone
A celadon jade 'lingzhi fungus' washer Qing dynasty, the ruyi -shaped bowl with shallow sides and concave rim, with a bat on the interior edge, the exterior carved in high relief with a branch of lingzhi fungus forming the foot and extending up the
A fine carved white jade 'lotus leaf' brush washer, 'Bixi', early Qing Dynasty, 17 th/ 18 th century, the stem acting as a handle, the vessel supported on a bed of small leaves and tendrils, the veins in the leaves exquisitely carved, the exterior with tra
A carved white jade brush washer, Qing dynasty (1644-1911), in a form of an open lotus leaf with the stem and a chi-long dragon forming the open work handle, resting on several tendrils., 13.2 cm long. Provenance: Christie's London, 5/7/1983, lot 602.
A carved jade 'peach' washer, Qing dynasty, 19th century in the form of a hollowed half peach with sinuous stems of lingzhi and flowering and fruiting peach entwined to form the openwork handle, and with a large flowerhead forming the base, the greyish cel
A celadon jade 'lotus' washer, Qing dynasty, 19th century hollowed to form two receptacles in the form of a large and a small leaf with fluted incurved edges, borne on sinuous stems bearing leaves and flowers extending over the base and sides in high relie
A Qingbai washer, Song dynasty (960-1279), thinly potted and covered with a greenish-blue glaze, the un-glazed rim with traces of a metal mount. Fitted Japanese wood box. 14.1 cm diameter. Provenance: 1. Jane Carnegie Oriental Art, 2/7/1975
A fine carved white jade 'lotus leaf' brush washer, 'Bixi', early Qing Dynasty, 17th /18th century, the stem acting as a handle, the vessel supported on a bed of small leaves and tendrils, the veins in the leaves exquisitely carved, the exterior with trace
A carved white jade brush washer, Qing dynasty (1644-1911), in a form of an open lotus leaf with the stem and a chi-long dragon forming the open work handle, resting on several tendrils. 13.2 cm long. Provenance: 1. Christie's London, 5/7/1983, lot 602.
A celadon jade 'lotus' washer Qing dynasty in the form of a lotus leaf with incurled edges, a frog crouched on the interior, and a flower in relief on one side, the pale stone with areas of russet suffusions, wood stand; together with a later jadeite water
A celadon jade brushwasher Qing dynasty, 18th/19th century carved in high relief with flowering and fruiting pomegranate branches extending over the sides and with a toad climbing over a ripe fruit, the pale even coloured stone with some opaque white suffu
A pale celadon jade quatrefoil brush washer, Qing Dynasty, 1644-1911 in the form of an open flower with semi- translucent body supported on a flower-shaped base fitted hardwood stand 13.3 x 10.3 cm. Provenance: An old Melbourne Collection
A Japanese Sumidagawa brush washer, the shallow dish in the form of a sprawling elephant with a monkey climbing over the edge, in traditional red with the monkey's gown in white and blue. Diameter 13 cm
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