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A group of six jade sword chapes Zhou dynasty | 周 玉珌一組六件

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393

394

A group of six jade sword chapes Zhou dynasty | 周 玉珌一組六件

A group of six jade sword chapes Zhou dynasty | 周 玉珌一組六件

Estimate:

40,000 - 60,000 GBP

A group of six jade sword chapes

Zhou dynasty

周 玉珌一組六件


each of trapezoidal form with curved flaring edges, three of the stones of calcified creamy beige colour, the other three of greyish-green colour

Widest 1.9 cm,¾ in.


(6)

The one illustrated on the top left, a chip to the corner, approx. 1.3 cm. wide, a further smaller chip to the top. 

The one illustrated to the top middle, with some incrustation to one side, and a hairline inclusion extended to the other side with areas of slight discoloration.

The one illustrated to the top right, with natural inclusion to one corner with areas of calcification. 

The three at the bottom row, overall with shallow chips and wear, consistent with age. 


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.

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Collection of Armand Trampitsch (1890-1975).

Ader Picard Tajan auction in Tokyo, Hôtel Okura, 30th May 1985, Lot 42.


Armand Trampitsch收藏 (1890-1975)

Ader Picard Tajan東京,1985年5月30日,拍品47