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Three Jade and Nephrite Seals

Auction:
2872T
Lot:
2256
Sold for:
$615$500

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Auction:
Discovery - 2872T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
December 10, 2015 10:00AM

Description:

Three Jade and Nephrite Seals, China, one with a square seal face, topped with a seated shishi, celadon stone; one with an elliptical seal face, topped with a standing horse, celadon stone; and one with rectangular seal face with an openwork chilong scrolls, white stone, ht. to 1 7/8 in.
Estimate $700-900

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.

Keywords

China, Celadon, Chinese culture, Chinese pottery, Hardstone carving, Jade, Japanese pottery, Korean pottery, Nephrite, Openwork, Seal, Shishi, United States Navy SEALs

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