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White Jade Horse

Auction:
2528B
Lot:
1486
Sold for:
$24,885$21,000

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

Description:

White Jade Horse, China, 18th century, carved as a recumbent horse with its head turned to the back and legs tucked underneath, the jade of semi-translucent white color with russet markings cleverly incorporated into the spine of the horse, carved wood stand, lg. 4, ht. 2 1/4 in.
Estimate $700-900

Natural fissures to the stone

Keywords

Jade Horse, China, Chinese culture, Gemstones, Hardstone carving, Jade, Translucent

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