Cup - Jade - China - Ming Dynasty (1368-1644)

Description
Cup - Jade - China - Ming Dynasty (1368-1644)
Fair condition, see description - 8×13×0 cm

Provenance: From an old British private collection.

This lot comes from the private collection of Mr. J. Bahamonde who over a period of 20 years acquired his collection from various prestigious dealers. His degree in archaeology from one of the best British universities and passion for Chinese art is reflected in this beautiful cup.

A pale with dark inclusions jade cup decorated with a large chilong as handle, the smaller chilong on the rim; the stone with mineral veins.


Width (including handle): 13 cm.

Height: 8 cm.


Condition: Fair overall with use related wear, the rim repaired and reduced, a small old chip on foot base. The cup is very stable.

Lot details
Object
Cup
Material
Jade
Period
Ming Dynasty (1368-1644)
Region/ Country of origin
China
Condition
Fair condition, see description
Dimensions
8×13×0 cm
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