Asian Decorative Arts
11 Dec 2012, starting at 10:00 PST.

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A large jade censer 20th century
Sold for US$ 21,250 inc. premium
LOTS
 of 8450
8237 A group of five carved stone and jade seals US$ 15,000
£8,924
€10,826
8245 Three carved coral figures US$ 1,375
£818
€992
8246 A celadon jade bell US$ 16,250
£9,667
€11,728
8247 A group of three jade decorations US$ 1,875
£1,115
€1,353
8248 A Mughal style jade pomander 20th century US$ 1,625
£966
€1,172
8249 A jadeite ruyi scepter 19th/20th century US$ 7,500
£4,462
€5,413
8253 A group of five small jade carvings US$ 1,125
£669
€811
8254 A group of three nephrite articles US$ 3,750
£2,231
€2,706
8255 A group of four nephrite decorations US$ 16,250
£9,667
€11,728
8257 A group of seven jade articles 19th/20th century US$ 4,375
£2,602
€3,157
8258 A group of four small jade carvings US$ 1,875
£1,115
€1,353
8259 A group of four jade belt hooks US$ 2,500
£1,487
€1,804
8260 A group of five jade hair pins in the form of ruyi scepter US$ 3,125
£1,859
€2,255
8261 A group of six jade hair pins US$ 1,187
£706
€857
8262 A group of four jade and jadeite belt hooks US$ 1,625
£966
€1,172
8263 One jade and one jadeite belt hook US$ 687
£409
€496
8264 A group of three jade belt hooks US$ 1,750
£1,041
€1,263
8265 A group of four jade belt hooks US$ 4,000
£2,379
€2,887
8266 A carved nephrite belt hook 20th century US$ 1,500
£892
€1,082
8267 A reticulated jade belt plaque Ming dynasty US$ 2,125
£1,264
€1,533
8268 A group of four carved jade pendants US$ 3,750
£2,231
€2,706
8269 A greenish-white jade archaistic pendant US$ 1,500
£892
€1,082
8270 A rectangular jade pendant 20th century US$ 2,000
£1,189
€1,443
8271 Two jade pendants 20th century US$ 2,250
£1,338
€1,623
8272 Two jade pendants US$ 1,125
£669
€811
8274 Two white jade pendants US$ 6,250
£3,718
€4,511
8275 Two reticulated nephrite toggles US$ 687
£409
€496
8276 A jade toggle of caltrop fruit 18th/19th century US$ 1,625
£966
€1,172
8278 A pair of jadeite archer's rings US$ 1,750
£1,041
€1,263
8279 A carved jade bangle US$ 6,000
£3,569
€4,330
8280 Two jade bangles US$ 5,625
£3,346
€4,059
8281 Two silver boxes with hardstone and enamel decoration 20th century US$ 2,750
£1,636
€1,984
8282 Two nephrite bangles US$ 1,250
£743
€902
8283 A white jade lock-form plaque 19th century US$ 2,750
£1,636
€1,984
8284 A mounted jade plaque with boxwood reticulated stand US$ 2,000
£1,189
€1,443
8287 A white nephrite plaque 18th/19th century US$ 8,125
£4,833
€5,864
8289 A group of four nephrite plaques US$ 5,625
£3,346
€4,059
8294 A jade toggle, bi Ming dynasty US$ 1,250
£743
€902
8295 A carved jade landscape boulder 20th century US$ 2,750
£1,636
€1,984
8296 A carved jade pebble 20th century US$ 2,000
£1,189
€1,443
8298 A group of archaistic jade and hardstone carvings US$ 1,000
£594
€721
8301 A green jadeite eggplant group US$ 3,500
£2,082
€2,526
8303 A carved white jade figural group of two quail Qing dynasty US$ 5,625
£3,346
€4,059
8306 A jade model of a mythical beast US$ 1,250
£743
€902
8307 A carved jade carp group US$ 3,125
£1,859
€2,255
8309 A pieced jade figural group US$ 3,500
£2,082
€2,526
8310 A gray jade carving of Zhenwu 20th century US$ 3,750
£2,231
€2,706
8311 A mottled jade standing figure US$ 11,250
£6,693
€8,119
8312 A group of four nephrite figural carvings US$ 4,000
£2,379
€2,887
8315 A jade carving of Guanyin 20th century US$ 625
£371
€451
8316 A carved mottled green hardstone group of two maidens US$ 1,375
£818
€992
8318 A nephrite figure of Buddha US$ 1,500
£892
€1,082
8322 A pale green jade double covered vase Late Qing dynasty/Republic period US$ 8,125
£4,833
€5,864
8323 A jade vase with incised phoenix decoration Late Qing/Republic period US$ 4,000
£2,379
€2,887
8325 A large jade censer 20th century US$ 21,250
£12,642
€15,337
8326 A carved jade brushpot with pine and crane decoration US$ 2,500
£1,487
€1,804
8327 A spinach jade oblong bowl Late Qing/Republic period US$ 4,375
£2,602
€3,157
8329 A Mughal-style green jade chrysanthemum dish Qing dynasty US$ 2,500
£1,487
€1,804
8333 A pair of jadeite bowls with apple green highlights US$ 6,250
£3,718
€4,511
8334 A celadon jade libation cup US$ 1,750
£1,041
€1,263
8335 Two jade leaf-shaped libation cups US$ 8,125
£4,833
€5,864
8448 A group of four metal decorative articles US$ 2,000
£1,189
€1,443

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