09-14-2018 09-14-2018
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
3134B Boston
September 14, 2018 10:00AMCalender
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Miniature Nephrite Jade Ruyi Scepter

$492$400
Auction: Asian Works Of Art - 3134B Location: Boston Date / Time: September 14, 2018 10:00AM

Description:

Miniature Nephrite Jade Ruyi Scepter, China, lingzhi mushroom-inspired shape and design, translucent celadon stone with hint of russet, with carved openwork wood stand, lg. 4 1/2 in.
Estimate $500-700

in good condition with minor surface stain.


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Keywords

China, Celadon, Chinese art, Chinese culture, Culture, Hardstone carving, Jade, Lingzhi, Nephrite, Pottery, Ruyi, Shades of green, Visual arts