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September 19, 2015 11:00 AMCalender

Prayer Wheel

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Auction: Asian Works Of Art - 2843BLocation: BostonDate / Time: September 19, 2015 11:00AM


Prayer Wheel, Tibet, 19th/20th century, a jade archer's ring as the wheel body, topped with a silverwork filigree cap with a lotus knob, encircled with a band of calligraphic design in the middle, and a silverwork dish-shape bottom decorated with patterned bands, bone handle, (missing the chain and ball),ht. 7 3/4 in.
Estimate $500-1,000

heavy silver tarnishing, loosened joinery, age cracks and surface stains to bone handle, and glue residue on jade.

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Tibet, jade archer