Property from an East Coast Estate
Fifteen assorted carved jade and hardstone ornaments
19th and 20th Centuries
Including: two mottled green jadeite openwork plaques, one with a shou character, the other with a beauty; a mottled apple green double fish snuff bottle; two white nephrite plaques, one circular in the form of butterflies, the other rectangular featuring the He He twins; a black and white nephrite plaque carved with a scholar and attendant beneath clouds; three white pendants in the form of a peach, pea pods, or a boy on a double gourd; a white nephrite cicada form belt hook; a pale celadon circular plaque with shou medallion (loss); a white nephrite snuff saucer with incised design of Budai; an amethyst pendant fashioned as a squirrel among grapes; and two agate pendants, one rectangular with birds, the other in the form of pea pods.
Length 1 3/4 to 3 in (4.5 to 7.6 cm)