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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 420

    THREE SMALL PALE GREY AND RUSSET JADE CARVINGS

    18TH/19TH CENTURY AND LATER

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    THREE SMALL PALE GREY AND RUSSET JADE CARVINGS
    18TH/19TH CENTURY AND LATER
    Each carved from pale grey stone with patches of russet color, one a thick, double-sided plaque carved on one side with a recumbent feline and an archaistic dragon on the reverse; one a small toggle carved as a recumbent cat wrapped in a brocade sash; and the third a carving of a dragon with scaly, coiled serpentine body
    1 7/8, 1½ and 1 13/16 in. (4.7, 3.8 and 4.5 cm.) across (3)


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