3435
3435
A JADE 'TIGER' PENDANT
WESTERN ZHOU DYNASTY
Estimate
40,00060,000
LOT SOLD. 93,750 HKD
JUMP TO LOT
3435
A JADE 'TIGER' PENDANT
WESTERN ZHOU DYNASTY
Estimate
40,00060,000
LOT SOLD. 93,750 HKD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

The Robert Youngman Collection of Chinese Jade II

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A JADE 'TIGER' PENDANT
WESTERN ZHOU DYNASTY
of elongated flattened form, the arc-shaped pendant worked in the form of a crouching tiger with legs tucked beneath the body and a long tail curling upwards at the end, the elongated lozenge-shaped eyes of the beast rendered with incisions, the snout and tail pierced with an aperture, the stone of a greyish-green colour with calcified areas
9.3 cm, 3 5/8  in.
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Provenance

Blitz Chinese Ceramics And Works Of Art, Amsterdam.

Literature

Robert P. Youngman, The Youngman Collection of Chinese Jades from Neolithic to Qing, Chicago, 2008, pl. 44.

The Robert Youngman Collection of Chinese Jade II

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Hong Kong