3427
3427
A CELADON JADE COLUMNAR PENDANT
WESTERN HAN DYNASTY
Estimate
35,00045,000
LOT SOLD. 87,500 HKD
JUMP TO LOT
3427
A CELADON JADE COLUMNAR PENDANT
WESTERN HAN DYNASTY
Estimate
35,00045,000
LOT SOLD. 87,500 HKD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

The Robert Youngman Collection of Chinese Jade II

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A CELADON JADE COLUMNAR PENDANT
WESTERN HAN DYNASTY
of cyindrical form, the exterior worked with the 'grain' pattern, flanked on either ends with a ropetwist border, the stone of a pale celadon tone suffused with dark brown veining and patches
5 cm, 2 in.
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Provenance

J.J. Lally & Co., New York.

Exhibited

Ancient China, Jades, Bronzes & Ceramics, J.J. Lally & Co., New York, 1999, no. 16.

Literature

Robert P. Youngman, The Youngman Collection of Chinese Jades from Neolithic to Qing, Chicago, 2008, pl. 67.

Catalogue Note

A similar jade pendant of slightly waisted cylindrical form, worked with linked comma-spiral motifs, exavated from a tomb dated to the Western Han period and now in the Hebei Provincial Museum, is illustrated in Zhongguo chutu yuqi quanji / The Complete Collection of Jades Unearthed in China, vol. 4, Beijing, 2005, no. 97.

The Robert Youngman Collection of Chinese Jade II

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Hong Kong