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Two Jade Plaques with Wood Stands

Auction:
2992B
Lot:
225
Sold for:
$185$150

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Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - 2992B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
March 18, 2017 11:00AM

Description:

Two Jade Plaques with Wood Stands, China, a diamond-shape plaque, decorated with a dragon and a phoenix surrounding a central roundel with shou (longevity) character; and a fan-shape plaque, decorated with a mythical bird, both mounted on a carved holder with openwork scroll design resting on a rectangular base, overall ht. to 8, jade ht. 5 5/8 in.
Estimate $300-500

stone in good condition with minor surface dirt, stand with surface stain, surface scratches and dents.


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

Jade Plaques, Chinese culture, Hardstone carving, Jade, Metalworking, Openwork, Plaque, Shou, Terminology, Visual arts, Woodworking, China

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