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    Sale 12573

    Hong Kong Magnificent Jewels

    31 May 2016, Convention Hall

  • Lot 1929

    A JADEITE CARVING

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A JADEITE CARVING
    The hollow pebble-shaped jadeite of russet colour finely carved and pierced with a Chinese character 'fu' or 'good fortune' on one side, the reversed with a Chinese character 'lu' or 'prosperity' amidst phoenix and coin motifs, representing the rebus 'luck before your eyes', suspended from a green silk cord with a tassel terminal, enhanced by lavender jadeite beads, to the wooden stand, carving approximately 107.7 x 91.2 x 44.8 mm, wooden stand approximately 22.5 x 53.0 x 7.0 cm
    Accompanied by report no. KJ92696 dated 7 April 2016 from Hong Kong Jade & Stone Laboratory stating that the carving is natural jadeite and no polymer is detected
    US$25,000-35,000


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    Items which contain rubies or jadeite originating in Burma (Myanmar) may not be imported into the U.S. As a convenience to our bidders, we have marked these lots with Y. Please be advised that a purchaser¹s inability to import any such item into the U.S. or any other country shall not constitute grounds for non-payment or cancellation of the sale. With respect to items that contain any other types of gemstones originating in Burma (e.g., sapphires), such items may be imported into the U.S., provided that the gemstones have been mounted or incorporated into jewellery outside of Burma and provided that the setting is not of a temporary nature (e.g., a string).