Lot 3. A large jade bi disc, Neolithic period, 3rd millennium BC; 63⁄8 in. (16.2 cm.) diam., cloth box. Estimate USD 4,000 - USD 6,000. Price Realised USD 5,250. © Christie's Images Ltd 2020
The bi is of a pale beige and green color; together with a creamy buff hardstone bi disc, Northwest or Southwest China, 2nd millennium BC, possibly from Sichuan.
Please note this lot is the property of a private individual.
Provenance: The Irving Collection, New York, by 1987.
Christie's. Art of China. Including Property from the Irving Collection. 18 Nov - 9 Dec 2020