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    Sale 11928

    Fine Chinese Ceramics & Works of Art part II

    17 - 18 March 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 1705

    TWO AMETHYST PENDANTS AND A ROCK CRYSTAL PENDANT

    19TH CENTURY

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    TWO AMETHYST PENDANTS AND A ROCK CRYSTAL PENDANT
    19TH CENTURY
    One amethyst pendant is carved as a larger and smaller double-gourd borne on a flowering leafy branch, with a bat alighted on one side. The other amethyst pendant is carved in openwork as a squirrel between two melons borne on a leafy vine and a large leaf at the bottom. The flattened rock crystal pendant is carved in openwork as a peach, a pomegranate and a finger citron, the sanduo, borne on leafy branches.
    The largest 2 ¼ in. (5.7 cm.) long


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