CHINESE COINS, WORLD NUMISMATICS & ASIAN ART

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CHINESE COINS, WORLD NUMISMATICS & ASIAN ART

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888 Auctions is proud to present a collection of 430 fine antique items:

Paintings & Textiles: Lot 1-56
Money: Lot 57-229
Snuff Bottles: Lot 230
Stone: Lot 231-262
Nephrite: Lot 263-298
Jadeite: Lot 299-323
Jewellery, Gems, Watches and Medals: Lot 324-379
Metalware: Lot 380-395
Ceramics: Lot 396-424
Wood and Natural History: Lot 425-426
Furniture & Miscellaneous: Lot 427-430
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Sign In to Subscribe to Lot Closing NotificationChinese Shoushan Stone Carved Boulder With Stand250 - Chinese Shoushan Stone Carved Boulder With Stand
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Chinese Shoushan stone boulder; of flatten ovoid form; carved with figure and landscape in low relief; custom-made stand included; H: 7.5 cm, W: 4 cm,
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Start Price : 200.00 | Estimates : 600.00 - 1,200.00
 
 
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Chinese Shoushan stone carving with carved stand; depicting birds perching on peony branches; the stone of light yellow and orange tone; H: 24 cm, W:
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Start Price : 300.00 | Estimates : 600.00 - 1,200.00
 
 
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Sign In to Subscribe to Lot Closing NotificationChinese Tianhuang Stone Carved Shoulder w/ Stand252 - Chinese Tianhuang Stone Carved Shoulder w/ Stand
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Chinese Tianhuang stone boulder; of natural boulder form; the body carved in low relief with figures and landscape; custom-made wood stand included; H
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Start Price : 400.00 | Estimates : 1,600.00 - 3,200.00
 
 
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Sign In to Subscribe to Lot Closing NotificationFine Rare Tianhuang Stone Carved Dragon Boulder253 - Fine Rare Tianhuang Stone Carved Dragon Boulder
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Chinese rare Tianhuang stone boulder; the front stone of golden-orange tone carved in relief with a pair of Qilin mythical beasts standing on cragged
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Start Price : 1,000.00 | Estimates : 20,000.00 - 40,000.00
 
 
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Sign In to Subscribe to Lot Closing Notification17/18th Century Chinese White Marble Buddha Head254 - 17/18th Century Chinese White Marble Buddha Head
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17th to 18th century Chinese white marble Buddha head; depicting the rounded face with a serene expression flanked by a pair of ears with elongated lo
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Start Price : 100.00 | Estimates : 4,500.00 - 9,000.00
 
 
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Sign In to Subscribe to Lot Closing Notification18/19th C. Chinese Green Tourmaline Stone Figure255 - 18/19th C. Chinese Green Tourmaline Stone Figure
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Chinese green tourmaline stone figure; 18th to 19th century; carved in shape of a standing phoenix; custom-made wood stand included; H: 24 cm, W: 6 cm
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Start Price : 800.00 | Estimates : 1,600.00 - 3,200.00
 
 
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Sign In to Subscribe to Lot Closing NotificationChinese Shoushan Stone Carved Birds w/ Stand256 - Chinese Shoushan Stone Carved Birds w/ Stand
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Chinese Shoushan stone carved figure; openwork carved with double pheasants perching on peony branches; of white tone with light grey suffusions; H: 3
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Start Price : 300.00 | Estimates : 600.00 - 1,200.00
 
 
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Sign In to Subscribe to Lot Closing NotificationFine 18th C. Chinese Shoushan Stone Carved Figure257 - Fine 18th C. Chinese Shoushan Stone Carved Figure
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18 18th century Chinese Shoushan stone carved figure; depicting Bodhidharma wearing a loosely draped robe seated on ground; the luminous stone of cr
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Start Price : 800.00 | Estimates : 2,000.00 - 4,000.00
 
 
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Sign In to Subscribe to Lot Closing NotificationChinese 17/18 Century Old Fine Ink Stone with Stam258 - Chinese 17/18 Century Old Fine Ink Stone with Stam
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Chinese 17th to 18th century ink stone; of flatten ovoid section; decorated with frogs and a string of cash coins in low relief; four-character seal m
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Start Price : 800.00 | Estimates : 2,000.00 - 4,000.00
 
 
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Sign In to Subscribe to Lot Closing NotificationChinese Ink Stone with Wooden Box259 - Chinese Ink Stone with Wooden Box
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Chinese ink stone with wooden box; of foliated edge; the ink stone incised with script calligraphy and a four-character seal; the wood cover incised w
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Start Price : 300.00 | Estimates : 600.00 - 1,200.00
 
 
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Sign In to Subscribe to Lot Closing NotificationChinese Rare Fine Ink Stone w/ Poem260 - Chinese Rare Fine Ink Stone w/ Poem
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Chinese fine ink stone with cover; the cover featuring scholar with Tang period poetry in low relief; H 4 cm x W 13 cm x L 18 cm, 1491 grams
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Start Price : 800.00 | Estimates : 1,600.00 - 3,200.00
 
 
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Sign In to Subscribe to Lot Closing Notification18th C. Chinese Fine Ink Stone Pad Qianlong Mark261 - 18th C. Chinese Fine Ink Stone Pad Qianlong Mark
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Chinese fine ink stone pad; 18th century; of fan shape; incised with a group of seals including San Xi Tang and Qianlong seals; H: 4 cm, L: 26 cm, 194
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Start Price : 500.00 | Estimates : 1,000.00 - 2,000.00
 
 
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Sign In to Subscribe to Lot Closing NotificationChinese Fine Ink Stone 19th C. Daoguang Mark262 - Chinese Fine Ink Stone 19th C. Daoguang Mark
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Chinese fine large ink stone; of rectangular section; incised with Cang Yan Zhai and Daoguang 20th Year mark; the back incised with calligraphy script
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Start Price : 500.00 | Estimates : 1,500.00 - 3,000.00
 
 
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Sign In to Subscribe to Lot Closing Notification10-13th C.  Archaic Green Jade Carved Pendant263 - 10-13th C. Archaic Green Jade Carved Pendant
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Chinese archaistic green jade pendant; tenth to thirteenth century; carved in shape of mythical beast; the stone of olive green and russet tone; pierc
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Start Price : 800.00 | Estimates : 2,000.00 - 4,000.00
 
 
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Sign In to Subscribe to Lot Closing NotificationChinese Archaic Jade Carved Dragon264 - Chinese Archaic Jade Carved Dragon
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Chinese archaistic jade pendant; openwork carved in shape of a coiling chilong dragon; the stone of russet and white tone mottled with opaque alternat
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Start Price : 800.00 | Estimates : 2,000.00 - 4,000.00
 
 
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Sign In to Subscribe to Lot Closing NotificationChinese Fine White Jade Carved Dragon Pendant265 - Chinese Fine White Jade Carved Dragon Pendant
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Chinese fine white jade carved dragon pendant; openwork carved in whole piece of double dragon shape; decorated with geometric pattern; of white tone;
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Start Price : 500.00 | Estimates : 2,000.00 - 4,000.00
 
 
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Sign In to Subscribe to Lot Closing NotificationChinese Green Jade Carved Buddha Pendant266 - Chinese Green Jade Carved Buddha Pendant
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Chinese green jade pendant; depicting seated laughing Buddha in low relief; pierced for suspension; H: 5 cm, W: 4.2 cm, 26 grams, Density: 3.1
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Start Price : 300.00 | Estimates : 1,000.00 - 2,000.00
 
 
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Sign In to Subscribe to Lot Closing NotificationChinese Han Period Hetian White Jade Carved Knife267 - Chinese Han Period Hetian White Jade Carved Knife
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Chinese Hetian white jade carved knife; with carved figure form handle; of white and brown tone; Han period; H: 1.2 cm, W: 8 cm, L: 19 cm, 228 grams
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Start Price : 300.00 | Estimates : 3,500.00 - 7,000.00
 
 
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Sign In to Subscribe to Lot Closing NotificationChinese Fine Green Jade Bangle268 - Chinese Fine Green Jade Bangle
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Chinese fine jade bangle; rounded outside and flatten inside; of spinach green tone; Inner D: 6.25 cm, 88 grams, Density: 3.03
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Start Price : 500.00 | Estimates : 1,200.00 - 2,400.00
 
 
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Sign In to Subscribe to Lot Closing Notification2 Pc BC Jade Necklace And Bangle269 - 2 Pc BC Jade Necklace And Bangle
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One BC jade necklace and one BC jade bangle; the necklace comprised of rounded beads; D: 6.5 cm, 81 grams (both), Density: 2.93
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Start Price : 200.00 | Estimates : 500.00 - 1,000.00
 
 
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Sign In to Subscribe to Lot Closing NotificationChinese Green Jade Carved Necklace270 - Chinese Green Jade Carved Necklace
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Chinese green jade carved necklace; comprised of rounded jade beads in same size; D: 16 cm, Bead W: 0.6 cm, 55 grams
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Start Price : 100.00 | Estimates : 500.00 - 1,000.00
 
 
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Sign In to Subscribe to Lot Closing NotificationChinese Green Jade Carved Wine Cup271 - Chinese Green Jade Carved Wine Cup
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Antique Chinese jade carved wine cup; the cylindrical vessel featuring incised taotie like ruyi-head design; of translucent green tone with heavy dark
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Start Price : 600.00 | Estimates : 1,200.00 - 2,400.00
 
 
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Sign In to Subscribe to Lot Closing NotificationHan Dynasty Rare Large Jade Carved Libation Cup272 - Han Dynasty Rare Large Jade Carved Libation Cup
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Han dynasty rare archaic jade libation cup; the vessel of tapering form; all supported by a seated phoenix with heads turning backwards; decorated wit
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Start Price : 8,000.00 | Estimates : 200,000.00 - 350,000.00
 
 
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Sign In to Subscribe to Lot Closing NotificationChinese Archaistic Jade Carved Tiered Tower Censer273 - Chinese Archaistic Jade Carved Tiered Tower Censer
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Chinese archaistic jade carved six-tiered censer; comprised of five bulbous sections; each flanked by a pair of stylised dragon handles; along with on
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Start Price : 5,000.00 | Estimates : 20,000.00 - 30,000.00
 
 
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Chinese old archaic jade censer with matching stand; of compressed globular body flanked by double beast handles; supported by three feet; carved with
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Start Price : 800.00 | Estimates : 2,000.00 - 4,000.00
 
 
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Sign In to Subscribe to Lot Closing NotificationChinese Fine Green Jade Vase With /Ram275 - Chinese Fine Green Jade Vase With /Ram
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Chinese fine jade vase; the archaistic vase connected to the side with ram-shaped handle; the stone of celadon tone with apple green suffusions; H: 4
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Start Price : 200.00 | Estimates : 1,500.00 - 3,000.00
 
 
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Sign In to Subscribe to Lot Closing NotificationChinese Green Jade Carved Rhino Vase with Cover276 - Chinese Green Jade Carved Rhino Vase with Cover
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Chinese green jade vase; the body is in form of a two-horn rhinoceros surmounted by a circular lid with a baby rhinoceros handle; the stone of mottled
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Start Price : 2,000.00 | Estimates : 5,000.00 - 10,000.00
 
 
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Sign In to Subscribe to Lot Closing NotificationChinese White Jade Carved Archaic Style Vase277 - Chinese White Jade Carved Archaic Style Vase
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Chinese white jade carved vase with cover; of baluster body flanked by a mythical beast and a kneeling figure; carved in low relief with archaistic ta
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Start Price : 4,000.00 | Estimates : 10,000.00 - 20,000.00
 
 
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Sign In to Subscribe to Lot Closing NotificationFine Rare Chinese Imperial Green Jade Wine Vessel278 - Fine Rare Chinese Imperial Green Jade Wine Vessel
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Chinese imperial rare jade vessel; 18th century Qing dynasty Qianlong period; in a slender cup form supported by a splayed high foot rim decorated wit
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Start Price : 15,000.00 | Estimates : 45,000.00 - 90,000.00
 
 
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Chinese jade Buddhist script booklet; comprised of jade plates carved Buddhist script and wood covers; of content "Yu Zhi Fo Shuo Chang Shou Wa...
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Start Price : 700.00 | Estimates : 2,000.00 - 4,000.00
 
 
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Sign In to Subscribe to Lot Closing NotificationRare Spinach Jade Carved Gilt Buddhist Canon280 - Rare Spinach Jade Carved Gilt Buddhist Canon
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Chinese rare spinach jade sixteen-page Buddhist canon; with carved wood covers; each jade page inscribed with five lines of gilt Chinese seal script c
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Start Price : 800.00 | Estimates : 4,000.00 - 8,000.00
 
 
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Sign In to Subscribe to Lot Closing NotificationFine Rare Hetian White Jade Carved Dragon Weapon281 - Fine Rare Hetian White Jade Carved Dragon Weapon
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Chinese rare Hetian white jade carved dagger-axe Ge Ko Halberd; the curved blade with sharp edges openwork carved with S-shaped scrolls; the rectangul
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Start Price : 150.00 | Estimates : 4,000.00 - 8,000.00
 
 
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Sign In to Subscribe to Lot Closing NotificationShang or Zhou Dynasty Archaic Jade Dagger282 - Shang or Zhou Dynasty Archaic Jade Dagger
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Shang or Zhou Dynasty archaic jade dagger; the blade decorated with raised crouching chilong dragon; with openwork carved Tao Mask handle; overall cov
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Start Price : 2,500.00 | Estimates : 6,000.00 - 12,000.00
 
 
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Sign In to Subscribe to Lot Closing NotificationChinese Old Archaic Jade Ceremonial Piece283 - Chinese Old Archaic Jade Ceremonial Piece
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Chinese archaistic carved ceremonial piece; of tortoise shell form; carved with primitive symbols; of russet tone; pierced for suspension; H: 3 cm, L:
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Start Price : 300.00 | Estimates : 1,500.00 - 3,000.00
 
 
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Chinese archaistic jade carved animal figure; depicting a frog-like mythical beast with long tail; the stone of celadon tone with russet skin; H: 7 cm
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Start Price : 500.00 | Estimates : 1,500.00 - 3,000.00
 
 
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18th century Chinese fine white Hetian jade carving; depicting a group of foraging geese; the lustrous stone of white tone with slight russet inclusio
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Start Price : 500.00 | Estimates : 5,000.00 - 10,000.00
 
 
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Sign In to Subscribe to Lot Closing NotificationChinese Archaic Hetian Jade Carved Dragon286 - Chinese Archaic Hetian Jade Carved Dragon
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Chinese archaic Hetian jade carving; depicting a crouching Bixi mythical beast with dragon head and shell of turtle; the stone of yellow tone with cri
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Start Price : 100.00 | Estimates : 1,000.00 - 2,000.00
 
 
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Chinese green jade figure; carved with a lady carrying a bamboo basket; of celadon tone with dark russet splash; custom-made wood stand included; H: 2
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Start Price : 400.00 | Estimates : 2,000.00 - 4,000.00
 
 
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Sign In to Subscribe to Lot Closing NotificationChinese Large Celadon Jade Carved Figure288 - Chinese Large Celadon Jade Carved Figure
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Chinese large celadon jade figure; Tang style; carved in form of a kneeing woman figure; the stone of pale celadon and spinach green tone with opal ca
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Start Price : 800.00 | Estimates : 2,000.00 - 4,000.00
 
 
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Sign In to Subscribe to Lot Closing NotificationArchaistic Green Jade Carved Dragon Ink Stone289 - Archaistic Green Jade Carved Dragon Ink Stone
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Chinese archaistic jade ink slab with cover; the body of oval form; the border carved in high relief with archaistic Chi dragon; the cover carved with
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Start Price : 500.00 | Estimates : 1,000.00 - 2,000.00
 
 
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Chinese archaistic jade seal; of cylindrical section surmounted by a coiled dragon; the seal face carved with four-character; the stone of yellowish g
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Start Price : 200.00 | Estimates : 500.00 - 1,000.00
 
 
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Chinese extremely rare imperial white jade seal; 17th to 18th century; of square section surmounted by a pair of addorsed dragons; each powerfully car
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Start Price : 18,000.00 | Estimates : 40,000.00 - 80,000.00
 
 
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Qing dynasty extremely rare imperial jade seal; of square section surmounted by a coiling dragon with its head flanked by long and curved nostrils; th
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Start Price : 25,000.00 | Estimates : 250,000.00 - 500,000.00
 
 
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Sign In to Subscribe to Lot Closing NotificationChinese Fine Imperial Dragon Seal Qianlong Yubao293 - Chinese Fine Imperial Dragon Seal Qianlong Yubao
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Chinese fine imperial seal; of octagon-shaped body; the top incised with writhing dragon amidst cash coins; the seal face carved with four-character Q
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Start Price : 500.00 | Estimates : 1,500.00 - 3,000.00
 
 
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18th century Chinese imperial jade seal; of square section surmounted by a pair of addorsed dragons; the body incised with continuous scales; the seal
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Start Price : 15,000.00 | Estimates : 25,000.00 - 50,000.00
 
 
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Sign In to Subscribe to Lot Closing NotificationQing Period Chinese Imperial Green Jade Seal295 - Qing Period Chinese Imperial Green Jade Seal
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Qing Period Chinese imperial green jade seal; of square section surmounted by a pair of intertwining dragons; incised with Manchu and seal script call
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Start Price : 12,000.00 | Estimates : 30,000.00 - 60,000.00
 
 
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Sign In to Subscribe to Lot Closing NotificationChinese Fine Green Jade Carved Buddha Boulder296 - Chinese Fine Green Jade Carved Buddha Boulder
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Chinese fine green jade boulder; carved with portrait of Shou longevity immortal in low relief; the stone of celadon tone with russet skin; H: 10 cm,
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Start Price : 500.00 | Estimates : 1,000.00 - 2,000.00
 
 
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Sign In to Subscribe to Lot Closing NotificationChinese Fine Green Jade Carved Dragon Figure297 - Chinese Fine Green Jade Carved Dragon Figure
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Fine Chinese celadon jade carving; featuring rotating circular jade plaque with openwork carvings of dragon, flanked with two Chilong figures on its s
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Start Price : 800.00 | Estimates : 1,600.00 - 3,200.00
 
 
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Chinese fine white jade boulder; carved with scholar figures underneath pine trees; of white tone with russet skin; H: 9 cm, L: 20 cm, 1153 grams
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Start Price : 800.00 | Estimates : 2,000.00 - 4,000.00
 
 
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Chinese emerald green jadeite Guanyin pendant; depicting meditating Guanyin figure in low relief; pierced for suspension; H: 0.4 cm, W: 1.8 cm, L: 3.2
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Start Price : 300.00 | Estimates : 1,000.00 - 2,000.00
 
 
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