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    Sale 12290

    Chinese Ceramics, Works of Art And Textiles Part II

    13 May 2016, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 755

    A JADEITE MANDARIN'S COURT NECKLACE, CHAOZHU

    19TH CENTURY

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    A JADEITE MANDARIN'S COURT NECKLACE, CHAOZHU
    19TH CENTURY
    The necklace is composed of 108 jadeite beads divided by three hardstone beads, jiezhu, 'connecting beads'. A yellow woven ribbon leads to the beiyun, 'back cloud' which is weighed down by a pendant with a gilt metal mount. There are three secondary pendants formed of 10 turquoise beads.


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