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112
A YELLOWISH-BEIGE JADE ORNAMENT
WESTERN ZHOU DYNASTY
Estimate
5,0007,000
LOT SOLD. 15,000 USD
JUMP TO LOT
112
A YELLOWISH-BEIGE JADE ORNAMENT
WESTERN ZHOU DYNASTY
Estimate
5,0007,000
LOT SOLD. 15,000 USD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

Chinese Art from the Metropolitan Museum of Art: The Florence and Herbert Irving Gift

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A YELLOWISH-BEIGE JADE ORNAMENT
WESTERN ZHOU DYNASTY
the flat stone symmetrically carved as two confronting scrolls, with three short protruding flanges on the sides, centering two comma-shaped apertures, the surface further incised with curvilinear scrolls and two ovals, the reverse undecorated, the stone a warm yellow-beige with opaque flecks and traces of cinnabar
Width 2 1/2  in., 6.5 cm
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Provenance

Eastern Pacific Co., Hong Kong, 5th February 1988.
Collection of Florence (1920-2018) and Herbert (1917-2016) Irving, no. 84.

Chinese Art from the Metropolitan Museum of Art: The Florence and Herbert Irving Gift

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New York