26 October 2016,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 625
Estimate USD 1,000 - USD 1,500
A CHINESE CARVED PALE CELADON JADE DISC, BI
LATE 19TH/20TH CENTURY
Carved in low relief on both sides, one side with the characters chang yi zi sun (Eternal blessings for the sons and grandsons), the other with two characters, with carved hardwood and boxwood stand
2 in. diameter the disc; 4 ¼ in. high overall
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This lot is offered without reserve.
Brooke Astor (1902-2007), New York, by whom given to Everett Fahy.
Property from the Collection of Everett Fahy
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