Asian Art Auction

June 13, 2016

LOT 272
Huanghuali Mother-of Pearl Inlaid Box with Celadon Russet Chilong Jade Pendant, Song to Ming Dynasty (Box Late 19th Century)
  • Huanghuali Mother-of Pearl Inlaid Box with Celadon Russet Chilong Jade Pendant, Song to Ming Dynasty (Box Late 19th Century)
  • Huanghuali Mother-of Pearl Inlaid Box with Celadon Russet Chilong Jade Pendant, Song to Ming Dynasty (Box Late 19th Century)

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Huanghuali Mother-of Pearl Inlaid Box with Celadon Russet Chilong Jade Pendant, Song to Ming Dynasty (Box Late 19th Century)

宋至明 青白玉帶沁巧雕螭龍珮 (黃花梨嵌螺鈿雲龍盒後配)

The box of fine huanghuali with delicate and well inlaid mother of pearl depicting a dragon amidst clouds. The pendant of pale celadon tones with rich russet inclusions, carved with two chilong
jade diameter 1.7" — 4.3 cm.

Estimate $600-$800

Realised: $1,200
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Provenance:

From an Important Private Collection, London, England
Acquired mainly from Christie’s and Sotheby’s London, from the 1970s to the 1990s
Lots 243 - 273

Additional Info:

Department: Asian Art
Materials: Jade
Period: Ming, Song
Wood: Huanghuali