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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 404

    A FINELY CARVED WHITE JADE RECTANGULAR PENDANT

    18TH CENTURY

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    A FINELY CARVED WHITE JADE RECTANGULAR PENDANT
    18TH CENTURY
    Finely carved in low relief on one side with a fruiting pomegranate branch and a spray of daylily, the reverse with a four-character inscription in seal script reading liukai baizi (pomegranate revealing one hundred sons), the top pierced for suspension and carved with archaistic angular scrolls which suspend tassels on the narrow sides, the translucent stone of even white tone
    2 5/16 in. (5.8 cm.) high


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