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Twenty Assorted Miniature Jadeite Carvings

Auction:
2927B
Lot:
433
Sold for:
$154$125

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Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - 2927B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
September 16, 2016 11:00AM

Description:

Twenty Assorted Miniature Jadeite Carvings, China, thirteen pendants of various shapes, mostly decorated with auspicious plants and fruit, some also with bats, stones of various color and markings, ht. 1 to 2; five cicadas, four pale celadon and one russet, with apple green or russet markings, ht. 7/8 to 1 5/8; and two pig-shaped pendants, translucent white stones with green and russet markings, ht. 1/4 to 7/8 in.
Estimate $200-300

all in good condition except one broken.


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, Hardstone carving, Inosilicates, Jade, Russet, Shades of green

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