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Jadeite Carving of a Shishi

Auction:
3212B
Lot:
339
Sold for:
$123$100

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Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - 3212B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
March 22, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

Jadeite Carving of a Shishi, China, seated with its head turned to one side, incised details, the green stone mottled with russet to white inclusions, two holes to one side, lg. 2 in.
Estimate $300-400

a tiny chip to one of the feet.


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Keywords

China, Geology, Hardstone carving, Inclusion, Jade, Jadeite, Minerals, Shishi

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