06-23-2001 06-23-2001
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2082 Boston
June 23, 2001 10:00 AMCalender
683

Jeweled Sword

$3,738$3,250
Auction: Sale #2082 - 2082 Location: Boston Date / Time: June 23, 2001 10:00AM

Description:

Jeweled Sword, Tibet or North China, early 20th century, single edge blade, pistol-form hilt of spinach green jade with a handguard of celadon jade, both set in silver and silver gilt repousse with lion masks, scabbard of three pieces of spinach green jade with mounts of silver and silver gilt set with jades, coral, turquoise, and lapis lazuli, lg. 32 in.
Estimate $3,000-5,000

Keywords

Sword, Tibet