15 May 2009,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 5,000
Estimate GBP 1,200 - GBP 1,500
A GROUP OF JADE AND JADEITE PENDANTS, 19TH AND 20TH CENTURY
comprising a carved and pierced pale celadon jade rectangular pendant carved with Luihai and his toad; a larger pierced pale celadon jade circular pendant carved with the character Xi, Joy, and flanked by sinuous dragons; a smaller white jade oval pendant, carved in relief with a cat and dragon; a jadeite pendant, carved and pierced as a large gourd; and a white jade snuff bottle -- the first, 2 3/8in. (6cm.) high, one wood stand. (5)
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