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Jade Carving

Auction:
2528B
Lot:
1493
Sold for:
$1,126$950

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

Description:

Jade Carving, China, carved as Liu Han with one foot stepping on a double gourd, his right hand touching a toad which is biting on a cash coin, his left hand holding a strand of cash coins, with bats flying amidst clouds as backdrop, the stone of semi-translucent white and emerald green color with pale lavender areas, wood stand, ht. 9 5/8 in.
Estimate $250-350

Natural fissures to the jade, minor loss

Keywords

Jade Carving, China, Chinese culture, Gemstones, Hardstone carving, Jade, Pale

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