Chinese Jadeite Jade Vessel Assortment

Lot 136

    

Chinese Jadeite Jade Vessel Assortment

Three examples including an amber colored octagonal lidded vase having ring handles suspended from taotie masks with archaistic dragon and seal script carvings, an olive green lidded and footed bowl having a procession of mythic beasts in panels separated by Shang style masks, the lid having scroll and lotus carving surmounted by three figures kneeling behind taotie masks, an olive green lidded vase having partially reticulated floral carving and bird shaped lid; together with a red splashed celadon nephrite jade lidded tripod vessel having ring handles suspended from foo dog masks, legs rising to additional masks and surmounted by the lid having a foo dog finial; property from a Highland Park, Illinois collector
dimensions:  Height 9 1/8 inches, Width 3 1/4 inches, Length 3 1/2 inches (octagonal vase with lid)
condition*:  Very Good, bowl having hairline fracture and small chip to underside of lid's lip; the floral vase having a network of hairline cracks; nephrite vessel having tiny nicks to edges where lid meets lip; no other chips or cracks noted; overall light wear consistent with age and normal use
estimate:  $800-1,200
hammer price:  $550
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