Lot 53Chinese White Jade Qilin
Carved recumbent with its hind legs tucked underneath its broad body, the head slightly turned, depicted with flaring nostrils and single bifurcated horn, the bushy tail detailed with incised lines and flicked upward along the haunches, the stone with opaque white inclusions. Length 3 1/8 inches.
Sold for $20,000
Small chip to one ear approximately 1/8 inches. Minute chip on other ear.
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