• Christie's Interiors auction at Christies

    Sale 2301

    Christie's Interiors

    6 - 7 April 2010, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 259

    SIX CHINESE JADE CARVINGS,

    ZHOU DYNASTY (1100-256 BC) AND LATER,

    Price Realised  

    This lot is offered without a reserve

    SIX CHINESE JADE CARVINGS,
    ZHOU DYNASTY (1100-256 BC) AND LATER,
    comprising a white rectangular scabbard; a brown and cream mottled pendant; a brown and pale green triangular bead; a white, brown and grey belt hook; a dark brown and grey-green scabbard; and a brown and grey mottled cylindrical bead; together with an archaistic green jade axe with taotie
    The dark brown and grey-green ornament, the largest, 2in. (5cm.) long (7)


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    This lot is offered without reserve.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM THE ARTHUR M. SACKLER COLLECTIONS
    ALL OBJECTS IN THE ARTHUR M. SACKLER COLLECTIONS WERE ACQUIRED PRIOR TO 1978. ADDITIONAL PROVENANCE, EXHIBITION AND PUBLICATION INFORMATION MAY BE FOUND IN THE LOTS' CONDITION REPORTS.