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PROPERTY FROM AN OLD AMERICAN COLLECTION

A PAIR OF SPINACH-GREEN JADE PARADISE FLY-CATCHERS
EARLY 20TH CENTURY
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1425

PROPERTY FROM AN OLD AMERICAN COLLECTION

A PAIR OF SPINACH-GREEN JADE PARADISE FLY-CATCHERS
EARLY 20TH CENTURY
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

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A PAIR OF SPINACH-GREEN JADE PARADISE FLY-CATCHERS
EARLY 20TH CENTURY
each bird carved as if on a wood perch, the head to the side and beak open, with incised details to the feathers and talons, the stone of an even, translucent spinach-green color with black flecks, fitted stands and fitted box and covers (10)
Height 9 1/8  in., 23.3 cm
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Provenance

Collection of the Hon. Lewis Clark, Minister-Counselor and Charge D’Affaires of the United States embassy in China, stationed in Canton in the 1940s, and thence by descent.

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