A group of nine miniature jade carvings
Lot 1353
A group of nine miniature jade carvings
Sold for US$ 3,750 inc. premium
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A group of nine miniature jade carvings A group of nine miniature jade carvings A group of nine miniature jade carvings A group of nine miniature jade carvings A group of nine miniature jade carvings A group of nine miniature jade carvings A group of nine miniature jade carvings A group of nine miniature jade carvings A group of nine miniature jade carvings A group of nine miniature jade carvings A group of nine miniature jade carvings A group of nine miniature jade carvings A group of nine miniature jade carvings A group of nine miniature jade carvings A group of nine miniature jade carvings A group of nine miniature jade carvings A group of nine miniature jade carvings A group of nine miniature jade carvings A group of nine miniature jade carvings A group of nine miniature jade carvings A group of nine miniature jade carvings A group of nine miniature jade carvings
Lot Details
A group of nine miniature jade carvings
Including a cylindrical-sectioned bead with incised inscription around the exterior tied with silk cord to a slender bi-disc, both of pale color with russet shading; the third a circular ring with arched crown displaying a monkey seated on a horse's back, the stone of pale green with russet markings; the fourth a pale brown belt slide of rectangular profile with three recessed bands across the arched top and side walls; the fifth an irregularly formed bead of triangular section and mottled brown hue with transverse drill hole; the sixth a thickly sectioned bi of pale green hue with deep russet staining, carved in high relief with a coiled chilong reversed by a field of tiny raised bosses (old chip); the seventh a cylindrical toggle of drum shape with a pale gray-green vein amid extensive deep russet staining, carved with raised bosses along the sides, a line-incised dragon across the flat top and the underside left rough; the eighth a toggle of circular section with an elongated waisted profile and encircled at mid-section by a band of dissolved dragons, the pale gray-green matrix extensively covered with dark russet staining (old chips); the ninth an irregular shaped pebble of olive green hue with pale russet staining, summarily worked as a recumbent bird (old chips).
3/4 to 2 1/8in (2 to 5.5cm) long
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