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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 458

    THREE ARCHAISTIC JADE CARVINGS

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    THREE ARCHAISTIC JADE CARVINGS
    Comprising two thin taupe jade carvings, one a bird with backward-turned head and notched tail, the other a plump fish with small hole drilled through the mouth, and a huang carved with a dragon head at one end and a stylized animal head at the other end, the body incised with C-scrolls, the pale grey-green stone with opaque buff patches
    2 1/16, 2 9/16 and 4 5/8 in. (5.2, 6.4 and 11.7 cm.) long (3)


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