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Jadeite Covered Vase

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2927B
Lot:
440
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Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - 2927B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
September 16, 2016 11:00AM

Description:

Jadeite Covered Vase, China, 20th century, in the shape of an archaic style bronze, the body depicting in low relief on both sides a tao mask above a border of stylized lappets with two openwork handles on either side depicting dragons, the cover depicting two open work dragons each hold a ring, in dark green spinach jade with white inclusions, with stand, ht. 10 1/4 in.
Estimate $800-1,000


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, Chinese culture, Dragon, Dungeons & Dragons, Hardstone carving, Inosilicates, Jade, Lappet, Mineralogy, Openwork, Visual arts

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