Lot 17    

Jade Chinese Openwork Plaque
1/27/2012 - Asian Art
Chinese. A pale celadon openwork rectangular plaque having a central shou flanked by openwork dragons and stylized dragon heads. Unmarked; lg. 3 in. (7.7 cm).

Provenance:  
Estate of Richard C. Friedman, Shaker Heights, OH.


Condition:  


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