TWO CHINESE WHITE JADE SHAPED BEAD BRACELETS AND A JADE CARVING OF A WATER BUFFALO
Comprising a bracelet consisting of twelve jade beads shaped as the animals of the Zodiac divided by brown pebble-shaped beads; a bracelet consisting of eight jade beads carved as the Immortals holding their various attributes, divided by light brown pebble-shaped beads; and a jade carving of a reclining water buffalo, the stone of a greyish white colour with russet inclusions
The carving 3.1/8 in. (7.8 cm.) wide
From a Private East Asian Collector (d. 1994).
The first, acquired on 9 December 1984 from a Private Collector.
The second, acquired in 1990 from a local jade market.
The third, acquired on 20 March 1988 from a Private Collector.