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AN AGATE 'PHOENIX' RING, HUAN EASTERN ZHOU DYNASTY, SPRING AND AUTUMN PERIOD | 東周春秋時期 瑪瑙鳳紋環

Estimate:

80,000 - 100,000 HKD

PROPERTY FROM THE HEI-CHI COLLECTION 熙墀收藏

AN AGATE 'PHOENIX' RING, HUAN EASTERN ZHOU DYNASTY, SPRING AND AUTUMN PERIOD | 東周春秋時期 瑪瑙鳳紋環

AN AGATE 'PHOENIX' RING, HUAN EASTERN ZHOU DYNASTY, SPRING AND AUTUMN PERIOD | 東周春秋時期 瑪瑙鳳紋環

Estimate:

80,000 - 100,000 HKD

Lot sold:

88,200

HKD

Property from the Hei-Chi Collection

AN AGATE 'PHOENIX' RING, HUAN

EASTERN ZHOU DYNASTY, SPRING AND AUTUMN PERIOD

熙墀收藏

東周春秋時期 瑪瑙鳳紋環


similarly decorated on both sides with a central raised frieze incised with eight groups of stylised scrollwork alternating with cross-hatch lines, encircled by a bevelled outer ring with eight pairs of phoenix

7.2 cm, 2 ¾ in.

The ring is in good overall condition with shallow bruises and nicks along the edges as can be expected.


整體品相良好,邊沿有輕淺磕碰,屬正常。


"In response to your inquiry, we are pleased to provide you with a general report of the condition of the property described above. Since we are not professional conservators or restorers, we urge you to consult with a restorer or conservator of your choice who will be better able to provide a detailed, professional report. Prospective buyers should inspect each lot to satisfy themselves as to condition and must understand that any statement made by Sotheby's is merely a subjective, qualified opinion. Prospective buyers should also refer to any Important Notices regarding this sale, which are printed in the Sale Catalogue.

NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF BUSINESS PRINTED IN THE SALE CATALOGUE."


我們很高興為您提供上述拍品狀況報告。由於敝公司非專業修復人員,在此敦促您向其他專業修復人員索取諮詢,以獲得更詳盡、專業之報告。


準買家應該檢查每款拍品以確認其狀況,蘇富比所作的任何陳述均為專業主觀看法而非事實陳述。準買家應參考有關該拍賣的重要通知(見圖錄)。


雖然本狀況報告或有針對某拍品之討論,但所有拍賣品均根據印於圖錄內之業務規則以拍賣時狀況出售。

Jiang Tao and Liu Yunhui, Jades from the Hei-Chi Collection, Beijing, 2006, pp. 84-85.


姜濤及劉雲輝,《熙墀藏玉》,北京,2006年,頁84-85

A larger agate ring (d. 10.4 cm), incised with C-shaped scrollwork, occasionally interspersed by hatching, was included in the exhibition Sparkling Splendours. The Art of Ancient Chinese Carvings on Rock Crystal and Agate. The Taoshi Zhai Collection, The Art Museum, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, 2000, cat. no. 102. Similar rings made of rock crystal, agate or chalcedony, oftentimes undecorated, were used as the top components in the configuration of ritual ornaments in the Eastern Zhou dynasty; see The Ancient Qufu City of the Kingdom of Lu, Jinan, 1982, pl. 118:3.


參考一尺寸較大之瑪瑙環,陰刻勾雲,間飾斜格網紋,收錄在展覽《絢麗晶瑩:淘石齋所藏中國古代水晶瑪瑙器》,香港中文大學文物館,香港,2000年,編號102。東周年間,此類水晶、瑪瑙環,應在組珮中置頂,見《曲阜魯國故城》,濟南,1982年,圖版118:3。