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Nephrite Jade Miniature Gu Vase

Auction:
2843B
Lot:
289
Sold for:
$2,829$2,300

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Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - 2843B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
September 19, 2015 11:00AM

Description:

Nephrite Jade Miniature Gu Vase, China, three tiered, each with eight flanges along the four edges and four sides, decorated with taotie masks on the handle, celadon stone with russet markings and white and gray inclusions, with a wood stand, ht. 4 7/8 in.
Estimate $400-600

an old chip to rim, surface dirt.


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.

Keywords

Jade Miniature, Celadon, Chinese art, Gemstones, Gu, Hardstone carving, Jade, Korean pottery, Taotie, China

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