Asian Works of Art Auction

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Date of the auction: 14.09.2019

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Six Pottery Items Six Pottery Items

Six Pottery Items, Thailand, Sukhothai period, a round terra-cotta jar with scratched design; a terra-cotta stem cup; a blue and white stoneware covered bowl; a stoneware miniature jar; a painted earthenware miniature jar; and a celadon-glazed earthenware figure of a woman seated nursing a child

Lot #: 241 241

Estimate: US$600 - US$800

Date: 14 Sep 2019

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Small Blue and White Bottle Vase Small Blue and White Bottle Vase

Small Blue and White Bottle Vase, Vietnam or Thailand, globular form with long splayed neck, decorated with a floral scroll frieze to body below patterned bands around the neck, allover crackling, ht. 4 7/8 in. Provenance: Bequest of John D. Constable to the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston in 2018

Lot #: 242 242

Estimate: US$500 - US$700

Date: 14 Sep 2019

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Glazed Earthenware Dish Glazed Earthenware Dish

Glazed Earthenware Dish, Thailand, Sukhothai style, decorated with fish amongst floral and foliate scrolls and geometric bands of a triangle pattern partially glazed in cream and brown ht. 1 3/8, dia. 9 3/8 in. Provenance: Bequest of John D. Constable to the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston in 2018

Lot #: 243 243

Estimate: US$300 - US$500

Date: 14 Sep 2019

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Miniature Blue and White Jarlet Miniature Blue and White Jarlet

Miniature Blue and White Jarlet, Vietnam or Thailand, bulbous form with short splayed neck, resting on a faintly splayed foot, decorated in four sections with floral scrolls alternating with geometric mesh, ht. 2 1/8 in. Provenance: Bequest of John D. Constable to the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston in

Lot #: 244 244

Estimate: US$200 - US$400

Date: 14 Sep 2019

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Tomb Pottery Tile Tomb Pottery Tile

Tomb Pottery Tile, China, gray earthenware depicting a mythical beast in low relief, with wood stand, lg. 11, ht. 5 1/2 in

Lot #: 245 245

Estimate: US$500 - US$700

Date: 14 Sep 2019

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Large Pottery Model of a Prancing Horse Large Pottery Model of a Prancing Horse

Large Pottery Model of a Prancing Horse, China, Han dynasty, with expressively modeled head, open mouth, and bulging eyes, incised details on the body, traces of pigments and glaze, ht. 36 3/4 in. Note: TL test consistent with suggested date

Lot #: 246 246

Estimate: US$15,000 - US$20,000

Date: 14 Sep 2019

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Redware Pottery Jar and Cover Redware Pottery Jar and Cover

Redware Pottery Jar and Cover, China, short bulbous form with low-relief flowers and tendril bands above a lotus design, the cover with a single flowerhead, ht. 4 3/4 in

Lot #: 247 247

Estimate: US$200 - US$300

Date: 14 Sep 2019

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Stoneware Lion Stoneware Lion

Stoneware Lion, China, seated on a pedestal with closed mouth, wears a bell necklace, ht. 6 1/4 in

Lot #: 248 248

Estimate: US$300 - US$500

Date: 14 Sep 2019

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Gray Pottery Tripod and a Painted Covered Tripod Gray Pottery Tripod and a...

Gray Pottery Tripod and a Painted Covered Tripod, China, the gray bulbous body rests on three curved feet; the painted form with domed cover and squat body rests on three cabriole-shaped feet with concentric bands of red pigment on the body and the cover, dia. to 8 in

Lot #: 249 249

Estimate: US$500 - US$700

Date: 14 Sep 2019

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Rose Quartz Figure of Guanyin Rose Quartz Figure of Guanyin

Rose Quartz Figure of Guanyin, China, seated with her left leg raised, drilled to base, with wood stand, figure ht. 7 3/8 in

Lot #: 250 250

Estimate: US$300 - US$500

Date: 14 Sep 2019

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Seven Carved Hardstone Items Seven Carved Hardstone Items

Seven Carved Hardstone Items, China, a pair of square black soapstone chops, each with an incised landscape design; a yellow stone chop topped with a carved lion; a yellow soapstone chop with a cloud design in bas-relief; a green jadeite shishi dog; a mottled apple green jadeite cabbage; and a

Lot #: 251 251

Estimate: US$200 - US$400

Date: 14 Sep 2019

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Pair of Table Screens with Carved Hardstone Plaques Pair of Table Screens...

Pair of Table Screens with Carved Hardstone Plaques, China, each plaque depicting a tale of the sacred oath by three legendary figures, Liu Bei, Guan Yu, and Zhang Fei, inscribed on reverse with date "Qianlong bingchen " (1736), stone of translucent spinach green mottled with spotty opaque streaks

Lot #: 252 252

Estimate: US$800 - US$1,000

Date: 14 Sep 2019

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Carved Jade Pebble Carved Jade Pebble

Carved Jade Pebble, China, decorated with a lingzhi mushroom and stylized dragon design, pale celadon stone with russet markings, with a white stone bead on a string, jade 3 x 2 in

Lot #: 253 253

Estimate: US$700 - US$900

Date: 14 Sep 2019

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Jade Carved Bi Disc Jade Carved Bi Disc

Jade Carved Bi Disc, China, decorated on one side with raised dots, the other with archaic style scrolls, pale celadon stone, dia. 2 1/4 in

Lot #: 254 254

Estimate: US$600 - US$800

Date: 14 Sep 2019

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Jade Brush Washer Jade Brush Washer

Jade Brush Washer, China, in the form of a lotus flower, surrounded by carvings of lotus leaves and vines and a phoenix, on a similarly decorated carved wood base, brush washer 6 1/8 in

Lot #: 255 255

Estimate: US$1,500 - US$2,000

Date: 14 Sep 2019

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Jade Censer Jade Censer

Jade Censer, China, compressed bulbous form with ribbed body, everted handles and carved shishi heads at the rim, joined to a pedestal base, both celadon stone, with a wood cover with carved openwork lotus leaf and vine details, Peking glass finial, censer dia. 5 in

Lot #: 256 256

Estimate: US$4,000 - US$6,000

Date: 14 Sep 2019

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Jade Brush Washer Jade Brush Washer

Jade Brush Washer, China, ruyi -cloud form with openwork bats, on three feet, ht. 1, wd. 6 1/2 in

Lot #: 257 257

Estimate: US$300 - US$500

Date: 14 Sep 2019

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Nephrite Jade Plaque with Carved Wood Cover Nephrite Jade Plaque with...

Nephrite Jade Plaque with Carved Wood Cover, China, the oval plaque with shishi design in relief, pale celadon stone with white inclusions, the cover with a band of shishi and auspicious symbol design above a meander band around rim, jade dia. to 3 1/4, cover dia. to 4 7/8 in

Lot #: 258 258

Estimate: US$400 - US$600

Date: 14 Sep 2019

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Carved Jade Qilin Carved Jade Qilin

Carved Jade Qilin , China, standing on all fours with its tail rolled up and head tilted slightly upwards, pale celadon stone with russet markings, ht. 1 7/8, wd. 2 3/8 in

Lot #: 259 259

Estimate: US$1,200 - US$1,500

Date: 14 Sep 2019

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Six Carved Mostly Jadeite Items Six Carved Mostly Jadeite Items

Six Carved Mostly Jadeite Items, China, a pair of mottled jadeite bangles; a white jadeite bangle; a white nephrite jade bangle in the shape of a twisted bamboo stalks; a white jadeite double gourd decorated with openwork vine scrolls; and a pale celadon jade chilong swirling to form a double coin

Lot #: 260 260

Estimate: US$500 - US$700

Date: 14 Sep 2019

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Jade Belt Hook Jade Belt Hook

Jade Belt Hook, China, in the form of a ruyi scepter with carved lingzhi mushrooms, pale celadon stone, lg. 3 1/8 in

Lot #: 261 261

Estimate: US$300 - US$500

Date: 14 Sep 2019

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Mughal-style Jade Pendant Mughal-style Jade Pendant

Mughal-style Jade Pendant India, foliate form with scalloped edges, carved with scrolling leaves and flowers, celadon stone, wd. 2 5/8 in

Lot #: 262 262

Estimate: US$600 - US$800

Date: 14 Sep 2019

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Carved Hardstone Vase Carved Hardstone Vase

Carved Hardstone Vase, China, a covered flattened oval vase flanked by a bird perched on a branch, with a carved chain linking the two elements, celadon stone with gray inclusions, on a carved hardwood stand, overall ht. 8 in

Lot #: 263 263

Estimate: US$800 - US$1,000

Date: 14 Sep 2019

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String of Yellow Jadeite Beads String of Yellow Jadeite Beads

String of Yellow Jadeite Beads, China, with four shaped brass beads and silvered brass oviform central accent decorated with two applied dragons, lg. 20 in

Lot #: 264 264

Estimate: US$400 - US$600

Date: 14 Sep 2019

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Nephrite Jade Openwork Pendant Nephrite Jade Openwork Pendant

Nephrite Jade Openwork Pendant, China, carved with a grapevine and squirrel design, celadon stone with yellow tint and russet markings, lg. 2 5/8 in

Lot #: 265 265

Estimate: US$400 - US$600

Date: 14 Sep 2019

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Jade Carved Bi Disc Jade Carved Bi Disc

Jade Carved Bi Disc, China, decorated with raised dots on one side and archaic patterns on the other, gray stone with dark brown inclusions, dia. 2 in

Lot #: 266 266

Estimate: US$400 - US$600

Date: 14 Sep 2019

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Archaic-style Carved Jade Tripod Wine Ewer and Cover Archaic-style Carved...

Archaic-style Carved Jade Tripod Wine Ewer and Cover, China, flattened globular form with bird-inspired mouth and cover, chilong -inspired handle and feet, decorated in relief with taotie masks, pale celadon stone with russet mark, ht. 6 in

Lot #: 267 267

Estimate: US$700 - US$900

Date: 14 Sep 2019

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Carved Jade Vase Carved Jade Vase

Carved Jade Vase, China, gu form, the vase surrouded with a coiled dragon and a boy holding a pearl surrounded by ruyi -form clouds, ht. 6 7/8 in

Lot #: 268 268

Estimate: US$15,000 - US$20,000

Date: 14 Sep 2019

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White Jade Openwork Roundel Plaque White Jade Openwork Roundel Plaque

White Jade Openwork Roundel Plaque, China, decorated with two figures amongst lotus scrolls, dia. 2 in

Lot #: 269 269

Estimate: US$300 - US$500

Date: 14 Sep 2019

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Jadeite and Gold Ring Jadeite and Gold Ring

Jadeite and Gold Ring, China, oblong apple green stone surrounded by gold impressed with shou characters and floral sprigs, the interior stamped with two-character hallmark, stone wd. 3/4 in

Lot #: 270 270

Estimate: US$400 - US$600

Date: 14 Sep 2019