15 September 2009,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 11,875
Estimate USD 3,000 - USD 5,000
A WHITE JADE OPENWORK THUMB RING
Well carved as a horned dragon grasping a lingzhi sprig in its jaws as it strides amidst clouds, the semi-translucent stone of even tone and with soft polish
1 1/8 in. (3 cm.) diam.
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See a similar white jade thumb ring sold in these rooms, 18 March 2009, lot 428.
Acquired in the 1970s.
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