Sale 16AS02 | Lot 34

Two Chinese Jade Figures of Animals

Catalogue: Asian Works of Art

Lot Details

Lot 34
Two Chinese Jade Figures of Animals
Ming Dynasty and earlier
Comprising a jade fish carved with incised stars on the body, the stone a yellowish green tone with dark brown inclusions; and a tortoise, incised with details on the shell, the stone a mottled dark brown. Length of larger 2 inches.
Provenance of jade fish:
Ex-Collection Harry Peters, Buffalo, New York

C Property from a Private New Jersey Collector

Estimate: $1,000 - $1,500
Sold for $1,625 (includes buyer's premium)

Additional Notes & Condition Report

Tortoise has surface wear and light pitting to stone. Fish has light wear to surface.

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Estimate: $1,000 - $1,500
Sold for $1,625 (includes buyer's premium)

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Asian Works of Art

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