16 March 2017,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 4,000
Estimate USD 4,000 - USD 6,000
FOUR SMALL ARCHAISTIC JADE ORNAMENTS
SONG-MING DYNASTY, 12TH-17TH CENTURY
The group consists of a thick oblong carved on one side with C-scrolls; a flat oblong carved with two chilong on one side and with scrolls on the reverse; a thick circular disc carved with scrolls; and a circular disc carved on the domed side with a chilong. Together with a white jade faceted ring.
½ to 2 ¼ in. (1.8 to 5.7 cm.) wide, box
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