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figure of a phoenix
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Manchester Art Gallery
Mosley Street
Manchester
Manchester, Lancashire
M2 3JL
United Kingdom

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figure of a phoenix

Figure of a phoenix made of yellow jade with a vase and cover resting on its back. The stylised wings and tail are carved in high relief, there is a band of dragon decoration around the body of the vase and a border of palmettes and a key pattern round the neck of the bird. Dragon handles and the vase cover is surmounted by another phoenix. With carved wood stand.
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Figure of a phoenix made of yellow jade with a vase and cover resting on its back. The stylised wings and tail are carved in high relief, there is a band of dragon decoration around the body of the vase and a border of palmettes and a key pattern round the neck of the bird. Dragon handles and the vase cover is surmounted by another phoenix. With carved wood stand.
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Figure of a phoenix made of yellow jade with a vase and cover resting on its back.
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Asia, China
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