London, South Kensington
7 December 2000
A selection of Chinese jade carvings
17th century and later
including a mottled celadon and russet jade carving of a cicada -- 23/8in. (6cms) long; a pale celadon jade pendant modelled as a cicada on a banana leaf -- 3¾in. (9.5cms) long; a partly calcified brown jade pendant modelled as a cicada -- 2¾in. (7cms) long; a mottled celadon and russet jade pendant similarely modelled -- 23/8in. (6cms) long; and a pair of pale celadon jade sword slides modelled as cicadas -- 2¼in. (5.7cms) long.
See Illustration for Part Lot. (4)
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