04-26-2014 04-26-2014
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2719B Boston
April 26, 2014 11:00 AMCalender

Jade Buddha

Auction: Asian Works Of Art - 2719B Location: Boston Date / Time: April 27, 2014 11:00AM


Jade Buddha, China, 20th century, seated cross-legged, hands in meditation mudra with palms upturned, riveted to a Tibetan-style gilt-metal double-lotus throne inlaid with various stone beads, mark on base, overall ht. 3 7/8, Buddha ht. 2 7/8 in.
Estimate $2,000-3,000

figure loose from throne; minor surface stain to jade; loss of gilt to throne; two holes to throne perhaps for a missing component.

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Jade Buddha, China, gilt-metal double-lotus