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Lot 160Chinese White Jade Covered Censer
19th Century
The rounded sides formed by overlapping lotus petals, raised on a low foot formed by three furled petals, the side set with a Buddha seated on a double lotus throne flanked by two worshiping Luohan, the domed lid pierced and carved in openwork with a band of lotus blooms and scrolling foliage, surmounted by a bud-form finial, the stone a creamy white tone with russet and chestnut veining. Diameter 4 1/2 inches.


C Property from a Private Minneapolis Collection

Sold for $87,500
Estimate $15,000-25,000

Scattered chips to both rims on base and lid, and to openwork band on lid. One flower petal on lid with chip. A few scattered minute chips to petals on base. Stone with natural fissures, veining and inclusions.


Any condition statement is given as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Doyle New York shall have no responsibility for any error or omission. The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging.





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