10 Oct. 2000
Hong Kong, China
Anthony Lin, chairman of Christie's Asia, displays a magnificent Mughal-style reticulated white jade trellis Meiping from the 18th century during a preview in Hong Kong October 10, 2000. Christie's Hong Kong will hold its jade sale under the theme "300 Years of Jade", the largest exclusive sald of jade at auction of the decade, during its Autumn auction in the territory on October 30. The Meiping is expected to fetch HK$10 million (US$1.3 million).