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Two Pendants

Auction:
2885B
Lot:
108
Sold for:
$185$150

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Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - 2885B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
March 19, 2016 11:00AM

Description:

Two Pendants, China, one nephrite jade, carved in the shape of an archaic hand chopper, decorated with an openwork chilong to sides and raised archaic scrolls to blade, with a string with coral and white glass beads; and one smoky quartz, depicting an openwork fruit branch with a bird, with a woven string, lg. to 3 1/8 in.
Estimate $300-500

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, Bead, Beadwork, Chinese culture, Hardstone carving, Inosilicates, Jade, Openwork, Quartz

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