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    Sale 2267

    Fine Chinese Ceramics & Works of Art Including Jades from the Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco

    18 March 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 402

    A FINE WHITE JADE SQUARE PENDANT

    18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A FINE WHITE JADE SQUARE PENDANT
    18TH CENTURY
    The thick plaque of translucent, even white stone, well carved in shallow relief on one side with a young boy paddling a boat in tranquil flowing waters, the handled basket beside him filled with lingzhi and tall grasses, the reverse with a raised four-character inscription in seal script reading dai lai hua jia (welcoming sixty years of age), the top carved with vaporous clouds and pierced for suspension
    2 1/16 in. (5.2 cm.) high


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