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Sterling Silver Letter Opener with Jade Handle

Auction:
2762B
Lot:
266
Sold for:
$2,829$2,300

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Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - 2762B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 22, 2014 11:00AM

Description:

Sterling Silver Letter Opener with Jade Handle, China, S-shape belt buckle with a dragon-head hook decorated with an openwork chilong on frame, pale celadon stone with white inclusions, the opener inscribed "sterling 04504/5" on one side, overall lg. 10 1/4, jade lg. 4 1/8 in.
Estimate $800-1,000

damaged tip to silver, tarnished and worn, jade in good condition.


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

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Jade Handle, China

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