Six nephrite small carvings Ming and Qing Dynasties
Lot 3152
Six nephrite small carvings Ming and Qing Dynasties
Sold for US$ 2,688 inc. premium
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Six nephrite small carvings
Ming and Qing Dynasties
The first a mottled grey hat ornament reticulated with herons standing amid water plants (chipped); the second a white jade wide ring without decoration; the third a mottled black and grey pebble shaped seal with flat top pierced for suspension and base carved with seal script; the fourth a celadon pendant shaped as a young boy surrounded by a bat and lingzhi fungus carved from the russet-stained 'skin' of the original boulder; the fifth a pale celadon pendant with reticulated edges depicting pine, bamboo and prunus branches growing around a faceted rock; the sixth a celadon toggle shaped as a feline with reticulated lingzhi branch, the top of the pebble marked with russet staining.
Length of largest 2 3/8in (6cm)
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