July 14, 2018 09:00 AM EDT Asheville, North Carolina


Five Miniature Carved Hardstone Objects

Asian, 20th century, pale celadon jadeite archaic style water dropper with carved Greek key decorated rim, 3-1/4 in., inclusions, minimal wear to edges; agate round brush washer with carved birds and flowers, on wooden stand, 3 in. diameter, few chips to base, some inclusions in stone, roughness to areas of carving, two dimpled areas on side from manufacturing process; spinach jade wine cup, 1-7/8 in. diameter, small flake to rim; agate snuff bottle with dark orange highlights, carved with figures in a garden and on horseback, apple green stone finial, silver metal mounts, 3 in. high, tarnish to silver metal mounts, cracks to green stone finial, cap stuck in place and not removed at time of inspection, silver metal not tested; duck form box, 2-1/4 in. high, inclusions in stone, few minute chips around lids top and bottom

Provenance:Melrose Plantation, Thomasville, Georgia

Estimate: $300 - $600
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium


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