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    Sale 7720

    Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art Including Export Art

    12 May 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 149

    FOUR PALE YELLOWISH-GREY AGATE RINGS

    EASTERN ZHOU DYNASTY, 4TH - 3RD CENTURY BC

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    FOUR PALE YELLOWISH-GREY AGATE RINGS
    EASTERN ZHOU DYNASTY, 4TH - 3RD CENTURY BC
    Each carved from a translucent stone, the sides tapering from the faceted inner edges to the narrow facet of the outer edge, with fine high polish
    1 3/8 to 2 1/8 in. (3.6 to 5.3 cm.) diam. (4)


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    Provenance

    A.W. Bahr Collection, Weybridge, 1963.