• Fine Chinese Ceramics & Works  auction at Christies

    Sale 2196

    Fine Chinese Ceramics & Works of Art Including Property from the Arthur M. Sackler Collections

    15 September 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 163

    A SMALL CARNELIAN AGATE PENDANT

    SUZHOU, 18TH/19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

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    A SMALL CARNELIAN AGATE PENDANT
    SUZHOU, 18TH/19TH CENTURY
    Of rounded rectangular form, one side well carved from the reddish-orange area of the semi-translucent stone with an attendant climbing up onto a recumbent elephant, framed by rocks that continue onto the reverse where another attendant carrying a fruit is carved from the white area, with silver loop
    1¾ in. (4.5 cm.) long


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