Asian Art Online Auction

July 12, 2012

LOT 51

Lot 51

Three Large Hardstone Pendants

Three Large Hardstone Pendants
Lot 51 Details
Three Large Hardstone Pendants

The first, of pale celadon colour and carved in openwork to depict a lion and its cub; the second, of grayish tones with russet inclusions depicting a lion crouched on a large stone; the third, dark gray and red with a sinuous chilong carved in high relief
largest diameter 3" — 7.5 cm.

Estimate $300-$400

Realised: $120
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Lot Report

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Three Large Hardstone Pendants
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No condition problems noted

LOT 51

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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