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    Sale 2717

    Jewels: The Hong Kong Sale

    26 May 2009, Hong Kong

  • Lot 1548

    A JADEITE GUANYIN AND DIAMOND PENDANT

    Price Realised  

    A JADEITE GUANYIN AND DIAMOND PENDANT
    The well-carved jadeite Guanyin of brilliant emerald green colour and glassy translucency, depicting the Goddess of Mercy sitting on a lotus flower, to the pavé-set diamond detail and rose-cut diamond surmount, mounted in 18k white gold, carving approximately 34.07 x 19.91 x 4.71 mm, pendant 4.4 cm long
    Accompanied by report no. KJ41627 dated 10 March 2009 from the Hong Kong Jade & Stone Laboratory stating that the carved Guanyin is natural jadeite and no polymer is detected


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    US$37,000-49,000

    Special Notice

    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).