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Pair of Jadeite Censers

Auction:
2719B
Lot:
740
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

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Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - 2719B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
April 27, 2014 11:00AM

Description:

Pair of Jadeite Censers, China, 20th century, each pressed globular-shape with protruded flat rim and three lion-shaped feet, the domed covers decorated with a band of pierced scroll and taotie designs and a carved dragon head as the knob, white stone with apple green to gray-green markings and white inclusions, ht. 4 5/8 in.
Estimate $800-1,000

cover possibly glued to censer.


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China, carved dragon head

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