5th October 2017
A Chinese archaistic jade bixie-form water dropper, probably 20th century, the stone of pale celadon tone, the mythical beast modelled in a powerful crouching pose, carved in relief with a pair of horns and bifurcated tail, its back with stylized tufts of hair framing an aperture leading into the hollowed body, the mouth with drilled hole, length 10.5cm.
Hammer price: £950
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