An elegantly carved grayish-white jade sword hilt Kangxi period
Lot 1033
An elegantly carved grayish-white jade sword hilt Kangxi period
Sold for US$ 68,500 inc. premium
Auction Details
An elegantly carved grayish-white jade sword hilt Kangxi period An elegantly carved grayish-white jade sword hilt Kangxi period An elegantly carved grayish-white jade sword hilt Kangxi period An elegantly carved grayish-white jade sword hilt Kangxi period An elegantly carved grayish-white jade sword hilt Kangxi period An elegantly carved grayish-white jade sword hilt Kangxi period An elegantly carved grayish-white jade sword hilt Kangxi period An elegantly carved grayish-white jade sword hilt Kangxi period An elegantly carved grayish-white jade sword hilt Kangxi period An elegantly carved grayish-white jade sword hilt Kangxi period An elegantly carved grayish-white jade sword hilt Kangxi period An elegantly carved grayish-white jade sword hilt Kangxi period An elegantly carved grayish-white jade sword hilt Kangxi period An elegantly carved grayish-white jade sword hilt Kangxi period An elegantly carved grayish-white jade sword hilt Kangxi period An elegantly carved grayish-white jade sword hilt Kangxi period
Lot Details
Property from the Harold E. Stack Collection of Chinese Jades
An elegantly carved grayish-white jade sword hilt
Kangxi period
In the form of a sensitively detailed horse-head, its curving mane rendered with carefully incised lines and carved in relief, its neck serving as the grip, decorated with uprising leaves carved in gentle relief above a flower-head on either side, guarded by paired leaves; the stone polished to a smooth finish, of mottled white and gray coloration.
5 1/2in (14cm) high excluding wood stand

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  • Provenance:
    Crane Gallery, Seattle, 1984
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