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    Sale 2268

    Fine Chinese Art from the Arthur M. Sackler Collections

    18 March 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 397

    AN UNUSUAL WHITE JADE ARCHAISTIC CARVING OF CONJOINED RINGS

    QING DYNASTY (1644-1911)

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    AN UNUSUAL WHITE JADE ARCHAISTIC CARVING OF CONJOINED RINGS
    QING DYNASTY (1644-1911)
    The two thick rings carved in low relief with differing archaistic motifs including dragons, with a narrow groove bisecting the decoration around the periphery, the semi-translucent stone of white color with some added russet color
    Approximately 2½ in. (6.3 cm.) long conjoined


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    Provenance

    J.T. Tai & Co., New York, 1966 or earlier.