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Nephrite Carving of an Elephant

Auction:
2810B
Lot:
325
Sold for:
$7,380$6,000

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Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - 2810B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
May 16, 2015 11:00AM

Description:

Nephrite Carving of an Elephant, China, with two boy riders, one holding a ruyi scepter in both hands, the elephant caparisoned with a saddle decorated with bats and ruyi-clouds, translucent pale celadon stone with russet markings, ht. 2 1/2, wd. 2 5/8 in.
Estimate $800-1,000

in good condition.


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