Pair of Chinese carved spinach jade covered urns

Late 19th / early 20th century, each with carved Qianlong chop mark to body, each of flattened baluster form with a double Buddhistic lion finial atop a domed lid over a short neck flanked by dragon-headed handles each suspending a loose ring, joined to a tapering body elaborately relief-carved to front and back with archaistic motifs, mounted on later gilt metal bases; 2 pcs, 13.75'' H x 5.25'' W x 2.25'' D, est: $1000/1500  $12,300  (Photo courtesy John Moran Auctioneers)

Late 19th / early 20th century, each with carved Qianlong chop mark to body, each of flattened baluster form with a double Buddhistic lion finial atop a domed lid over a short neck flanked by dragon-headed handles each suspending a loose ring, joined to a tapering body elaborately relief-carved to front and back with archaistic motifs, mounted on later gilt metal bases; 2 pcs, 13.75” H x 5.25” W x 2.25” D, est: $1000/1500 $12,300 (Photo courtesy John Moran Auctioneers)

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