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    Sale 12291

    Chinese Ceramics, Works of Art and Textiles Part I

    9 November 2016, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 313

    A WHITE AND GREY JADE 'SQUIRREL AND GRAPE' PENDANT AND A JADEITE PENDANT

    19TH-20TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A WHITE AND GREY JADE 'SQUIRREL AND GRAPE' PENDANT AND A JADEITE PENDANT
    19TH-20TH CENTURY
    The group comprises: a jade pendant carved and pierced with a squirrel resting on a bunch of grapes highlighted in white tones, the leaf in mottled grey tones; a jadeite pendant in the form of a leaf.
    The jade pendant 1 7/8 in. (4.7 cm.) long


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    With a report from the Gem and Pearl Laboratory, London, No.13215, 16 September 2016, stating the jadeite pendant had no evidence of treatment observed.

    Provenance

    Acquired by a family friend in the early decades of the 20th century, gifted to the vendor's family.