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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 410

    THREE WHITE JADE PENDANTS

    18TH/19TH CENTURY

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    Estimate

    THREE WHITE JADE PENDANTS
    18TH/19TH CENTURY
    Comprising two rounded rectangular pendants, one carved with a blossoming prunus branch, a sprig of lingzhi, a narcissus bulb and a bat, the reverse with four-character inscription in seal script reading fu shou qi mei (good luck and long life), the other carved with a pair of persimmons and a billowing ribbon, the reverse with two-character inscription in seal script reading fu (good fortune) and shou (longevity); the third pendant of pear shape and incised with a blossoming prunus branch, the reverse with a four-character inscription in seal script reading Jixiang ruyi (Good fortune and longevity), the top of all three pendants carved with vaporous clouds and pierced for suspension
    2¼, 2 3/16 and 2 5/8 in. (5.6, 5.5 and 6.6 cm.) long (3)


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