30 April 2001,
Price realised HKD 19,975
HKD 18,000 - HKD 20,000
A LAVENDER JADEITE BANGLE AND AN ABACUS SEED RING
The bangle of circular outline and semi-cylindrical cross-section, carved from a translucent material of lavender colour with splashes of very pale celadon to one section; and an abacus seed ring of strong even lavender colour, ring size 4¾ (ring not illustrated)
Bangle interior diameter 51.75 mm.; thickness 8.25 mm.
Abacus ring 23.14 x 7.07 x 4.06 mm.
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