Asian Art Online Auction

September 17, 2015

LOT 67

Lot 67

Three Hardstone Vases, Mid-20th Century

Three Hardstone Vases, Mid-20th Century
Lot 67 Details
Three Hardstone Vases, Mid-20th Century

A pale celadon miniature vase and cover with ring handles and longevity scene; a celadon vase with longevity deer and lingzhi fungus, the cover with cranes; and a rose quartz vase with archaistic design and dragons, the cover with a large bixie
height 8.7" — 22 cm.

Estimate $150-$250

Realised: $480
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Lot Report


smallest vase in good condition; body of rose quartz vase in good condition, cover with loss to bixie’s ear; deer vase with some losses to edges of deers, cover with losses

LOT 67

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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