Auction 17.09.1996

Christie's
Hong Kong

Date of the auction: 17.09.1996

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TWO JADEITE AND PRECIOUS STONE JARDINIERES AND A JADEITE CIGARETTE LIGHTER

TWO JADEITE AND PRECIOUS STONE JARDINIERES AND A JADEITE CIGARETTE LIGHTER The floral motifs of each formed from jadeite, coral, tourmaline and agate petals; fruits and leaves joined by copper wire frames bound in green silk; the jardiniere converted from a thumb ring, to the wooden base, circa 1930

Lot #: 300

Estimate: HK$8,000 - HK$10,000

Date: 17 Sep 1996

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AN ATTRACTIVE CARVED NEPHRITE BELT BUCKLE

AN ATTRACTIVE CARVED NEPHRITE BELT BUCKLE Of rectangular outline, the stone an even white tone, with the russet skin carved in relief as two confronting archaic dragons in pursuit of the precious pearl, the reverse with a carved dragon head forming the hook, opposite to two raised bars on the

Lot #: 301

Estimate: HK$16,000 - HK$20,000

Date: 17 Sep 1996

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A CARVED NEPHRITE PENDANT AND A CARVED NEPHRITE DOUBLE BELT BUCKLE

A CARVED NEPHRITE PENDANT AND A CARVED NEPHRITE DOUBLE BELT BUCKLE The thick pendant of an even translucent white tone, pierced and carved as gourds with trailing vines; the buckle of similar material, each section carved with a chilong holding a sprig of linzhi in its mouth, the hook forming a

Lot #: 302

Estimate: HK$4,000 - HK$7,000

Date: 17 Sep 1996

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A HIGHLY TRANSLUCENT JADEITE JI GONG CARVING WITH STAND

A HIGHLY TRANSLUCENT JADEITE JI GONG CARVING WITH STAND The smiling immortal, resting on the ground with food in one hand and wine bottle in the other, the stone of glassy celadon with an area of russet colour at the edges, with wooden stand, recent Carving 80 x 48 x 30.7 mm

Lot #: 303

Estimate: HK$8,000 - HK$12,000

Date: 17 Sep 1996

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A JADEITE BEAD NECKLACE AND A CARVED JADEITE PENDANT

A JADEITE BEAD NECKLACE AND A CARVED JADEITE PENDANT The necklace comprising one hundred and six beads measuring from 8.4 to 9 mm, of translucent to semi-translucent slightly mottled bright to spinach green colour; the pendant carved with lotus leaves suspended from a pink tourmaline bead sewn with

Lot #: 304

Estimate: HK$16,000 - HK$25,000

Date: 17 Sep 1996

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A GROUP OF JEWELLERY

A GROUP OF JEWELLERY Comprising an ovoid-shaped bamboo and engraved silver bangle; a kidney shaped pink tourmaline plaque carved with birds and peony flower motifs - symbolising happiness and prosperity, mounted in silver as a brooch; and a kingfisher feather inlaid gilt copper hat ornament composed

Lot #: 305

Estimate: HK$10,000 - HK$15,000

Date: 17 Sep 1996

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A GROUP OF JADEITE JEWELLERY

A GROUP OF JADEITE JEWELLERY Comprising three silver and jadeite hairpins, two decorated with carved jadeite plaques of bat and coin motif, the third with a carved jadeite gourd finial and a dangling jadeite drop, early 20th century ; a Japanese jadeite and yellow gold hairpin, the jadeite finely

Lot #: 306

Estimate: HK$8,000 - HK$12,000

Date: 17 Sep 1996

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A TOURMALINE, DIAMOND & WHITE GOLD NECKLACE

A TOURMALINE, DIAMOND & WHITE GOLD NECKLACE Alternately-set with seven high-domed drilled pink tourmaline cabochons, and lozenge-shaped filigree diamond panels linked by two box-chains to the matching lozenge-shaped diamond clasp, tourmaline cabochons probably late Qing, chain and diamonds are later

Lot #: 307

Estimate: HK$28,000 - HK$32,000

Date: 17 Sep 1996

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A SUITE OF JADEITE AND YELLOW GOLD JEWELLERY

A SUITE OF JADEITE AND YELLOW GOLD JEWELLERY Comprising a thick oval jadeite plaque of translucent bright apple green colour suffused with darker green specks, set as an obi clasp; a pair of huaigus of translucent mottled bright apple green colour set as a pair of cufflinks each with an inlaid shou

Lot #: 308

Estimate: HK$10,000 - HK$15,000

Date: 17 Sep 1996

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A GROUP OF JADEITE JEWELLERY

A GROUP OF JADEITE JEWELLERY Comprising a pair of ear-pendants, each translucent mottled green jadeite of lozenge sectioned tube of translucent mottled green colour suspended from plain gold tops; a huaigu of emerald green colour mounted as an obi clasp; a jadeite plaque of oval-squarish outline, of

Lot #: 309

Estimate: HK$10,000 - HK$15,000

Date: 17 Sep 1996

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A JADEITE AND DIAMOND LEAF PENDANT BROOCH

A JADEITE AND DIAMOND LEAF PENDANT BROOCH The eighteen jadeite cabochons of bright green colour interspersed among fine gold wire fern leaves and diamond set stems, circa 1950 Length 48 mm

Lot #: 310

Estimate: HK$8,000 - HK$9,500

Date: 17 Sep 1996

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TWO JADEITE CHONG FRAGMENT AND CARVED JADEITE EARRINGS

TWO JADEITE CHONG FRAGMENT AND CARVED JADEITE EARRINGS Two long semi-cylindrical jadeite plaques, one of rich emerald green colour and the other of semi-translucent green colour; and a pair of semi-translucent rich green jadeite earrings, the hoops carved as a dragon's head to a faceted body, all

Lot #: 311

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

Date: 17 Sep 1996

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A JADEITE AND GOLD BAR BROOCH

A JADEITE AND GOLD BAR BROOCH Set with three translucent rich emerald green jadeite cabochons to the textured gold mount, circa 1920 Centre cabochon 10 x 7.3 x 3.3 mm

Lot #: 313

Estimate: HK$6,500 - HK$8,000

Date: 17 Sep 1996

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A GROUP OF UNMOUNTED JADEITE

A GROUP OF UNMOUNTED JADEITE Comprising two circular semi-translucent apple green jadeite plaques, each carved with a bat and coin motif; a pair of translucent bright emerald green pear-shaped jadeite cabochons and a pair of translucent bright green bi suffused with richer green veins Huaigus

Lot #: 314

Estimate: HK$10,000 - HK$12,000

Date: 17 Sep 1996

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A PAIR OF JADEITE EARRINGS AND A SECTION OF A JADEITE HOOP

A PAIR OF JADEITE EARRINGS AND A SECTION OF A JADEITE HOOP The earrings, each carved with a bat and peach motif to the polished hoop and posts, both of translucent pale emerald green colour; and a semi-translucent faceted half hoop of bright green and russet colour, Qing dynasty Ear hooks 17 x 6.7 x

Lot #: 315

Estimate: HK$20,000 - HK$25,000

Date: 17 Sep 1996

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FOUR JADEITE EAR PICKS AND ONE JADEITE WATCH FOB CHONG

FOUR JADEITE EAR PICKS AND ONE JADEITE WATCH FOB CHONG Two ear picks of semi-translucent emerald green, with darker colour veins and the other two with green streaks against an almost white semi-translucent ground; the cylindrical watch fob with a projecting hoop carved to the top of translucent

Lot #: 316

Estimate: HK$10,000 - HK$15,000

Date: 17 Sep 1996

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A GROUP OF JADEITE JEWELLERY

A GROUP OF JADEITE JEWELLERY Comprising a pair of circular jadeite cabochon earstuds set with sunburst of polished yellow gold; and a pair of unmounted jadeite Bis of semi-translucent apple green colour, one bi not illustrated Cabochons 12.5 mm and 12.5 mm Bi diameters 26.3 mm and 26.4 mm With

Lot #: 317

Estimate: HK$7,000 - HK$12,000

Date: 17 Sep 1996

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A GROUP OF UNMOUNTED JADEITE

A GROUP OF UNMOUNTED JADEITE Comprising a jadeite hairpin finial with bright apple green terminal to the celadon ground; a pale apple green jadeite carved with a motif of bat, coin and peach; a carved jadeite butterfly of slightly mottled green colour with darker inclusions; two curved strong apple

Lot #: 318

Estimate: HK$8,000 - HK$15,000

Date: 17 Sep 1996

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A GROUP OF CORAL JEWELLERY AND A CORAL CARVING

A GROUP OF CORAL JEWELLERY AND A CORAL CARVING Comprising a coral cabochon ring of dark orange red and a matching graduated coral bead necklace, measuring from 5.6 to 7.5 mm, strung with alternating gold rondelles to an oval plain gold clasp; a coral carving of orange-red even tone, as a seated

Lot #: 319

Estimate: HK$8,000 - HK$12,000

Date: 17 Sep 1996

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THREE JADEITE RINGS

THREE JADEITE RINGS One set with an oval cabochon of translucent emerald green colour flanked by three diamonds to the white gold hoop, circa 1970 ; the second, a stylised flower with textured yellow gold petals, set centrally with a jadeite cabochon of translucent emerald green colour with diamond

Lot #: 320

Estimate: HK$10,000 - HK$12,000

Date: 17 Sep 1996

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A GROUP OF CARVED JADEITE

A GROUP OF CARVED JADEITE Comprising four large and seven small jadeite plaques carved as the milafo , of green to rich emerald green colour; and another fourteen jadeite carvings, carved from celadon jadeite with green or rich green veins and ten carved shoulao of mottled rich green to deep green

Lot #: 321

Estimate: HK$8,000 - HK$12,000

Date: 17 Sep 1996

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A SUITE OF JADEITE AND YELLOW GOLD JEWELLERY

A SUITE OF JADEITE AND YELLOW GOLD JEWELLERY Comprising a necklace set with three semi-opaque mottled green jadeite plaques pierced and carved with foliage, joined by gold chains, another smaller oval jadeite plaque suspended from the central panel; an oval jadeite brooch of semi-translucent

Lot #: 322

Estimate: HK$12,000 - HK$16,000

Date: 17 Sep 1996

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A JADEITE PENDANT AND ELEVEN JADEITE CABOCHONS

A JADEITE PENDANT AND ELEVEN JADEITE CABOCHONS Comprising a jadeite pendant of good translucency and rich apple green colour carved with floral and gourd motifs suspended from a freely rotating jadeite hoop; and eleven translucent green jadeite cabochons of various shapes and sizes, partially

Lot #: 323

Estimate: HK$10,000 - HK$15,000

Date: 17 Sep 1996

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A CARVED JADEITE AND DIAMOND RING

A CARVED JADEITE AND DIAMOND RING The rectangular jadeite plaque of good translucency and bright green colour, carved as a dog, set between two rows of diamonds to the engraved shoulders Plaque 17.1 x 7.5 x 5.7 mm

Lot #: 324

Estimate: HK$8,000 - HK$12,000

Date: 17 Sep 1996

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TWENTY-FIVE PIECES OF UNMOUNTED JADEITE

TWENTY-FIVE PIECES OF UNMOUNTED JADEITE Comprising a pair of carved jadeite leaves of bright emerald green colour; four jadeite cabochons; one jadeite huaigu and eighteen navette-shaped jadeite cabochons of translucent emerald green colour; partially illustrated Leaf 17.5 x 9.8 x 0.9 mm (25

Lot #: 325

Estimate: HK$25,000 - HK$30,000

Date: 17 Sep 1996

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TWENTY-FOUR UNMOUNTED JADEITE CABOCHONS

TWENTY-FOUR UNMOUNTED JADEITE CABOCHONS Comprising eleven round cabochons of good translucency, varying from bright green to strong apple green colour; two oval cabochons; three marquise-shaped jadeite cabochons of translucent emerald green colour; three pear-shaped jadeite cabochons of various

Lot #: 326

Estimate: HK$16,000 - HK$20,000

Date: 17 Sep 1996

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TWO JADEITE CARVINGS

TWO JADEITE CARVINGS The first, a carved translucent deep green jadeite sword; the second, a translucent bright green jadeite seal carved with a Buddhistic lion to the rectangular base set as a pendant with a 14K gold stand to the plain bail and pendant hoop Jadeite sword 62 x 7.5 x 2.5 mm (2

Lot #: 327

Estimate: HK$18,000 - HK$25,000

Date: 17 Sep 1996

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A TOURMALINE PENDANT AND A WHITE NEPHRITE AND GOLD PENDANT

A TOURMALINE PENDANT AND A WHITE NEPHRITE AND GOLD PENDANT The front of the pink tourmaline pendant carved with a sinuous chilong amidst scrolling clouds, with a smaller green section carved as a confronting chilong , the back carved with a dragon striving upwards amidst scrolling clouds; and the

Lot #: 328

Estimate: HK$8,000 - HK$11,000

Date: 17 Sep 1996

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A GROUP OF MOUNTED AND UNMOUNTED JADEITE JEWELLERY

A GROUP OF MOUNTED AND UNMOUNTED JADEITE JEWELLERY Comprising six carved jadeite plaques mounted as obi clasps of semi-translucent apple green colour; thirty-three flat kidney or circular medallions of dark emerald green colour; four pairs of carved jadeite plaques of various shapes and colours; one

Lot #: 329

Estimate: HK$8,000 - HK$12,000

Date: 17 Sep 1996

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A GROUP OF CARVED JADEITE

A GROUP OF CARVED JADEITE Comprising a hairpin finial designed as a hand of pale green colour holding a ruyi of emerald green tone; a pair of carved jadeite flower basket plaques of brilliant apple green colour flecked with darker green; and a pair of flat fan-shaped plaques with scalloped edges of

Lot #: 330

Estimate: HK$10,000 - HK$15,000

Date: 17 Sep 1996