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Pair of Jadeite Boxes

Auction:
2528B
Lot:
1007
Sold for:
$8,295$7,000

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Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - 2528B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
December 04, 2010 9:00AM

Description:

Pair of Jadeite Boxes, China, 19th century, the covers carved in relief with a boy and a water buffalo in a rustic landscape, key-fret borders around the rims, and a band of chrysanthemum petal lappets above the foot, the stone of highly translucent celadon white color with apple-green markings, ht. 1 1/8, dia. 2 in.
Estimate $500-700

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China, Celadon, Chinese ceramics, Chinese culture, Jade, Jadeite, Korean pottery, Pottery

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