Lot 685

Lot 685

A Chinese green jade censor

carved with three phoenix with outstretched wings joining together, their feet resting on a circular base, engraved Jiaqing seal mark, 9.5cm high, 10cm diameter

cf. Zhongguo yuqiquanji (Compendium of Chinese Jades; Shijiazhuang Shi: Hebei mei shu chu ban she), 1993, vol 6, p.74. A similar piece is in the Palace Museum, Beijing

Two censors of the Qianlong and mid Qing Dynasty are in the Palace Museum

Sold £44990
Sale 11/06/2011

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