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Sword

Auction:
2528B
Lot:
823
Sold for:
$385$325

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

Description:

Sword, China, 19th century, the brass sheath with repousse and chased design of dragons and lotus blossoms, each side inset with three pale celadon jade plaques carved in relief with chi dragons, lg. 43 1/2 in.
Estimate $400-600

the chi dragon to one jade plaque missing

Keywords

China, Celadon, Chinese culture, Chinese dragons, Chinese pottery, Jade, Korean pottery

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