Lot 374. A yellow jade owl, probably Neolithic period, Hongshan culture (c. 3800-2700 BC); cm, 2 3/4 in. Estimate 30,000 — 40,000 HKD. Lot sold 162,500 HKD (18,517 EUR). Courtesy Sotheby's.
the bird with wings outstretched, the stone of an even pale yellow tone flecked with russet.
Property from the Peony Collection.
Sotheby's. CHINA / 5000 YEARS, Hong Kong, 05 June 2020.