Asian Auction, Session 1

December 03, 2012

LOT 171
Shadow Agate Pendant, 19th Century
  • Shadow Agate Pendant, 19th Century
  • Shadow Agate Pendant, 19th Century

171

Shadow Agate Pendant, 19th Century

With a monkey and two bats flanking either side of the gourd, an inscription carved along the front, a vine spiraling on the back, dark brown inclusions throughout
height 2" — 5 cm.

Estimate $3,000-$4,000

Realised: $3,840
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Provenance:

Lots 167-176: Chinese Works of Art from a Japanese Family
Acquired by the president of an American-Japanese trading company during the first-half of the 20th Century. They specialized in importing and exporting goods from China and locations Tokyo, Yokohama, and Karuizawa Thence by descent within the family and brought to Canada in 1979.

Additional Info:

Department: Asian Art
Materials: Agate