21 March 2013
A GREENISH-YELLOW AND BROWN JADE BANGLE
MING DYNASTY (1368-1644)
The thick bangle is carved in low relief around the sides with five small discs conjoined by double cords and reserved on a leiwen ground between narrow raised borders. The mottled greenish-yellow stone has some russet brown markings and veining.
3 5/16 in. (8.5 cm.) diam.
Lizzadro Collection, Chicago, Illinois, acquired prior to 1960.
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