Two carved white jade bangles
Lot 5043
Two carved white jade bangles
Sold for US$ 9,375 inc. premium
Auction Details
Two carved white jade bangles Two carved white jade bangles Two carved white jade bangles Two carved white jade bangles Two carved white jade bangles
Lot Details
Property from the Tacoma Art Museum
Two carved white jade bangles
The smaller bangle carved as a continuous stem of bamboo with leaves and segments rendered in delicate relief, the off-white matrix of fairly even hue with some icy white inclusions, the larger bangle carved in relief with a tiger, rocks and clouds separating a pair of elaborately tailed dragons holding in their jaws lingzhi fungus branches, the off-white matrix marked with veins of icy white to golden-brown and some natural fissure lines.
3 1/4 and 3 5/8in (8 and 9cm) diameter

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