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    Sale 2717

    Jewels: The Hong Kong Sale

    26 May 2009, Hong Kong

  • Lot 1543


    Price Realised  


    Comprising six steamers and a lid carved from multi-coloured jadeite of good to high translucency, with six jadeite plates and eleven well carved jadeite Chinese 'dim sum', representing the rebus 'wish you have a prosperous business', to the wooden stand, lid diameter approximately 44.44 mm, height approximately 25.55 mm
    Accompanied by report nos. KJ41986 and KJ41987 dated 25 March 2009 from the Hong Kong Jade & Stone Laboratory stating that the steamings are natural jadeite and no polymer is detected (24)

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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).