Asian Art Auction

June 13, 2016

LOT 121
A Set of Three Jade Beads, Hongshan Culture, Neolithic Period or Later
  • A Set of Three Jade Beads, Hongshan Culture, Neolithic Period or Later

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A Set of Three Jade Beads, Hongshan Culture, Neolithic Period or Later

紅山玉勒子三件

Two of cylindrical form and drilled from each end, and of these, one of streaking white, grey and black tones, the other of pale green tones with russet inclusions. The third of circular form and drilled through one side, of olive tones
largest length 1.3" — 3.4 cm.

Estimate $600-$800

Realised: $1,140
Price Includes Buyer's Premium

Provenance:

From an Important Toronto Collector, acquired in the 1980s while travelling in Inner Mongolia, China (Lots 121 – 135)

Additional Info:

Department: Asian Art
Materials: Jade