Asian Art Auction

December 02, 2013

LOT 220
White Jade Lock-Form Pendant, 19th Century
  • White Jade Lock-Form Pendant, 19th Century

220

White Jade Lock-Form Pendant, 19th Century

With scrolling sides, the thick stone of a consistent white colour throughout
width 3.5" — 9 cm.

Estimate $1,000-$1,500

Realised: $1,320
Price Includes Buyer's Premium

Provenance:

Chinese Jade Carvings from the Estate of Dean S. M. Field (Lots 220-225)
Dean Fields (1917-2001) initially worked for the H. Forth Gem Lab before becoming the head gem buyer for the T. Eaton Co., for which he traveled to China numerous times in the late 1950’s. Afterwards, he was one of the founders of the Canadian Gemological Association and opened up the Real & Rare Gallery on Yonge Street in Toronto.

Additional Info:

Department: Asian Art
Materials: Jade