Asian Art Auction

December 02, 2013

LOT 224
Mottled Jade Garment Accesory
  • Mottled Jade Garment Accesory
  • Mottled Jade Garment Accesory

224

Mottled Jade Garment Accesory

The top of the smooth stone with warm russet tones and undecorated, the underside with two rounded pegs
width 2.5" — 6.3 cm.

Estimate $400-$600

Realised: $300
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