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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 430

    TWO WHITE AND RUSSET JADE THUMB RINGS

    18TH/19TH CENTURY

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    TWO WHITE AND RUSSET JADE THUMB RINGS
    18TH/19TH CENTURY
    Both well carved in shallow relief, one with three scholars in a boat, a fourth man steering the craft toward a pavilion on the shore, the scene set beneath overhanging cliffs, a pine tree and the crescent moon, the translucent stone of white tone with russet mottling; the other with a scene of two horses in a landscape beneath a willow tree, the stone of pale greenish-white tone with some russet flecks
    15/16 and 1 in. (2.3 and 2.5 cm.) high (2)


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