20 - 21 March 2014
THE PROPERTY OF A GENTLEMAN
A SMALL WHITE JADE DOUBLE-GOURD-FORM PENDANT
The pendant is carved as a double-gourd with an insect on the lower bulb, and a smaller gourd growing to the side, both borne on openwork leafy stems that form the loop. The softly polished, semi-translucent stone is of even white tone.
1 7/8 in. (4.7 cm.) long
Susan Lapidus (1941-2008) Collection, acquired 1969-2005.
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