A group of three archaistic carved jade bracelets
Lot 5039
A group of three archaistic carved jade bracelets
Sold for US$ 2,750 inc. premium
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A group of three archaistic carved jade bracelets A group of three archaistic carved jade bracelets A group of three archaistic carved jade bracelets A group of three archaistic carved jade bracelets A group of three archaistic carved jade bracelets A group of three archaistic carved jade bracelets A group of three archaistic carved jade bracelets A group of three archaistic carved jade bracelets A group of three archaistic carved jade bracelets
Lot Details
Property from the Tacoma Art Museum
A group of three archaistic carved jade bracelets
The largest carved in shallow relief with four taotie masks, the extensive dark russet-stained matrix displaying a dark gray-green vein and some natural fissure lines; the second displaying similar dark russet staining and pale gray-green patches in the matrix, carved with simplified dragons and an animal mask set against a basket-weave patterned ground (chipped); the smallest carved in relief with opposing pairs of dragons facing one another on the off-white ground marked by a large vein of dark blackish-brown stain.
3 1/8 to 2 1/2in (8 to 6.5cm) diameter

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  • Provenance:
    Gift of Colonel John and Mrs. Mary Young
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