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Silver-mounted Jade Inkwell

Auction:
3212B
Lot:
357
Sold for:
$4,613$3,750

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Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - 3212B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
March 22, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

Silver-mounted Jade Inkwell, China and Europe, 19th/20th century, a celadon jade cup with lotus-form handles and carved floral decoration on the sides, mounted with a gilt-silver rim and cover marked "sterling," the cover decorated with an openwork jade plaque carved with a bat and fruit, on a foliate metal alloy stand, overall ht. 3 7/8 in.
Estimate $600-800


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Keywords

Jade Inkwell, Celadon, Chinese pottery, Hardstone carving, Jade, Japanese pottery, Korean pottery, Openwork, Pottery, Shades of green, Visual arts, China

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