Asian Art Online Auction

August 25, 2016

LOT 169

Lot 169

Large Pair of Jadeite Archaistic Covered Phoenixes

Large Pair of Jadeite Archaistic Covered Phoenixes
Lot 169 Details
Large Pair of Jadeite Archaistic Covered Phoenixes

Each of perching position, the jadeite with mottled lavender and olive-green tones, both cover and body carved with an auspicious archaistic relief pattern
height 17.1" — 43.5 cm.

Estimate $2,000-$3,000

Realised: $1,680
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Lot Report


Private Vancouver Collection, acquired in the 1960’s.


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LOT 169

About Condition Ratings

  • 5 Stars: Excellent - No discernable damage, flaws or imperfections
  • 4 Stars: Very Good - Minor flaws or imperfections visible only under close inspection using specialised instruments or black light
  • 3 Stars: Good - Minor flaws visible upon inspection under standard lighting
  • 2 Stars: Fair - Exhibits flaws or damage that may draw the eye under standard lighting
  • 1 Star: Poor - Flaws or damage immediately apparent under standard lighting (examples: missing components, rips, broken glass, damaged surfaces, etc.)

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