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Lot 634. A spinach jade, turquoise and mother-of-pearl inlaid wood inkrest, Ming dynasty; 12.7cm long. Sold for HK$ 40,000 (€ 4,791). © Bonhams.

The slender rectangular panel with inlaid hardstones forming a scene of cicada in flight amongst hydrangea flowers issuing from leafy stems, fastened at the sides on a wooden stand with four feet.

Bonhams. Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art, 24 Nov 2012, Hong Kong, Admiralty