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Nephrite Jade Carving of a Three-legged Money Toad

Auction:
3134B
Lot:
433
Sold for:
$185$150

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

Description:

Nephrite Jade Carving of a Three-legged Money Toad, China, one with a coin in its mouth over a seated one on its hind legs over three coins, incised details, pale celadon stone, 1 1/2 x 2 3/4 in.
Estimate $300-500

in good condition.


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Keywords

Jade Carving, Celadon, Chinese culture, Coin, Goryeo ware, Hardstone carving, Jade, Jin Chan, Korean pottery, Nephrite, Pottery, Shades of green, Visual arts, China

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