18 septembre 2021

A dark green jade bi disc, Late Warring States period-Western Han dynasty

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Lot 44. A dark green jade bi disc, Late Warring States period-Western Han dynasty. Diameter 6½ in., 16.5 cm. Estimate: 15,000 - 20,000 USD. Lot sold: 18,900 USD. © Sotheby's 2021

of circular form pierced with a central aperture, densely carved to both sides with spiral patterns enclosed within line borders, the stone a deep hunter-green streaked with russet and areas of calcification.

ProvenanceJ.J. Lally & Co., New York, April 1993.
Collection of Jacob and Mary Stein.
Christie's New York, 20th-21st March 2014, lot 2006.

ExhibitedCincinnati Collects 5000 Years of Chinese Art, Taft Museum of Art, Cincinnati, 1997. 

Sotheby's. Important Chinese Art, New York, 21 September 2021


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