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    Sale 2717

    Jewels: The Hong Kong Sale

    26 May 2009, Hong Kong

  • Lot 1599

    A JADEITE CARVING

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A JADEITE CARVING
    The translucent pale celadon jadeite suffused with yellow-brown colour, carved as a family of six goats including three generations running on the field, representing the rebus 'three generations living happily together', to the quartz and wooden stand, carving approximately 26.0 x 16.5 x 9.5 cm
    Accompanied by report no. KJ41770 dated 13 March 2009 from the Hong Kong Jade & Stone Laboratory stating that the carving is natural jadeite and no polymer is detected


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    US$29,000-39,000

    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).