01-12-2017 01-13-2017
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2975B Boston
January 12, 2017 4:00PMCalender
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Jade- and Gold-mounted Cane

 
Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2975B Location: Boston Date / Time: January 13, 2017 10:00AM

Description:

Jade- and Gold-mounted Cane, late 19th/early 20th century, spinach green jade tau handle with gold collar on snakewood shaft, lg. 36 3/4 in.
Estimate $1,500-2,500

Handle turns slightly where it meets shaft. Nick in gold collar and some rubbing. Some wear to round face of jade mount.


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Keywords

Amaranthaceae, Clothing, Collar, Fiction, Hardstone carving, Jade, Spinach, Visual arts