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Spinach Jade Seven Treasures

Auction:
2528B
Lot:
1032
Sold for:
$16,590$14,000

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

Description:

Spinach Jade Seven Treasures, China, 19th century, carving of a flaming pearl, beribboned sack, elephant, horse, Avalokiteshvara, civil official, and military official, all with fine incised patterns and semiprecious beads, each supported on a elaborately carved and pierced zitan stand with dyed ivory balustrades, inset with small gray white jade plaques along the sides, and a circular white jade plaque carved with cloud patterns to the top, ht. approx. 11 1/2 in.
Estimate $3,000-5,000

Minor repair to one stand and balustrade

Keywords

Jade Seven Treasures, civil official , and military official, China, Avalokiteshvara, Bead, Chinese culture, Gemstones, Hardstone carving, Jade

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