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    Sale 7720

    Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art Including Export Art

    12 May 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 141

    THREE ALTERED JADE FISH PENDANTS

    LATE SHANG/EARLY WESTERN ZHOU DYNASTY, CIRCA 1100 BC

    Price Realised  

    THREE ALTERED JADE FISH PENDANTS
    LATE SHANG/EARLY WESTERN ZHOU DYNASTY, CIRCA 1100 BC
    Each probably carved from a section of a collared ring, with striated dorsal fin and projecting pectoral fins, the head delineated by grooved lines
    2¾ to 3 in. (7 to 7.6 cm.) long (3)


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    Provenance

    Two: A.W. Bahr Collection, Weybridge, 1963. (J-174, J-175)
    One: J.T. Tai & Co., New York, 30 January 1960 (J-966)