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    Sale 2267

    Fine Chinese Ceramics & Works of Art Including Jades from the Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco

    18 March 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 469

    FOUR SMALL JADE CARVINGS

    18TH/19TH CENTURY

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    FOUR SMALL JADE CARVINGS
    18TH/19TH CENTURY
    Comprising two bi, one white, carved on one side with a coiled chilong grasping a lingzhi branch in its mouth and on the reverse with bosses, the other of pale yellowish-beige color with brown markings, carved on one side with two chilong and on the reverse with raised comma spirals; and two white openwork carvings, one carved with four intertwined snakes with chilong heads, the other a ring-shaped pendant formed by two arched chilong
    2 3/16 to 2 in. (5.5 to 5 cm.) diam. (4)


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