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    Sale 11928

    Fine Chinese Ceramics & Works of Art part II

    17 - 18 March 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 1701

    A JADEITE-INSET GOLD HAIR ORNAMENT

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    A JADEITE-INSET GOLD HAIR ORNAMENT
    The headdress is chased in openwork with a butterfly in the center flanked by floral scrolls, and is inset with jadeite, pearls, and opals.
    5 1/8 in. (13 cm. ) long


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    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).