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Soapstone Carving

Auction:
2528B
Lot:
417
Sold for:
$237$200

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Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - 2528B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
December 03, 2010 9:00AM

Description:

Soapstone Carving, China, carved as the seated figure of Luohan reclining against a pile of scripture while picking his ear, his robe with finely incised patterns, the stone of amber green color with orange red mottling, wood stand, ht. 4 3/8 in.
Estimate $200-300

Keywords

China, Amber, Carving, Chinese ceramics, Gemstones, Minoan civilization, Soapstone, Stone carving

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