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Nephrite Jade Ruyi Scepter

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3134B
Lot:
434
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Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - 3134B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
September 14, 2018 10:00AM

Description:

Nephrite Jade Ruyi Scepter, China, with lingzhi-shape head and rectangular mid-shaft and tail, decorated with Daoist landscapes in bas-relief, mottled brown stone with russet to dark brown streaks, lg. 14 in.
Estimate $12,000-15,000

in good condition.


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 art, Chinese culture, Culture, East Asia, Hardstone carving, Human behavior, Inosilicates, Jade, Lingzhi, Nephrite, Ruyi, Zhi

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