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Seven Assorted Items

Auction:
3132T
Lot:
1519
Sold for:
$523$425

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Auction:
Discovery - 3132T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
September 12, 2018 10:00AM

Description:

Seven Assorted Items, China, 20th century, a green hardstone fish; a red and black hardstone fish; a rose quartz carving of a buffalo and a boy, with stand; an amethyst carving of a peach on a carved lotus-inspired green-enameled stand; an azurite Guanyin figure; a rock crystal ball; and a rock crystal egg, ht. to 4, wd. to 3 5/8 in.

Asian Art Online
Estimate $200-300

minor chips to some stone carvings, minor surface stains to some, green enameled stand with chips, lot does not include snuff bottle


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, Amethyst, Azurite, Crystallography, Hardstone, Hardstone carving, Mineralogy, Quartz, Rock Crystal, Stones, Visual arts

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