Fri, 15th Oct 2021 10:00

TWO-DAY AUCTION - Fine Chinese Art / 中國藝術集珍 / Buddhism & Hinduism

 
  Lot 64
 

64

A CONG-FORM ALTERED JADE BEAD, LIANGZHU CULTURE
良渚文化琮形玉珠

China, circa 3300-2200 BC. The tubular bead is carved in the form of a two-tiered miniature cong. Both registers are carved with a stylized mask at each of the four corners. The opaque stone is covered extensively with white alteration.

Provenance: From a private estate in New York City, USA.
Condition: Very good condition with minor wear, a small chip to one side which has smoothened over time. The stone with natural fissures, some of which may have developed into small hairline cracks over time.

Weight: 16.2 g
Dimensions: Length 3.8 cm

Auction result comparison: Compare a closely related cong-form jade bead, of identical size and near-identical design and with very similar white alteration, at Christie’s Hong Kong in The Chang Wei-Hwa Collection of Archaic Jades, Part I – The Neolithic Period on 27 November 2019, lot 2723, sold for HKD 525,000.

良渚文化琮形玉珠
中國,約公元前3300至2200年。中國,約公元前3300至2200年。玉珠被雕刻成琮形,四個角獸形面具紋。 不透明的玉料上大面積鈣化。

來源:美國紐約私人收藏。
品相:狀況極好,輕微磨損,一側有一個小磕損,隨著時間的推移已經變得平滑。帶有天然裂縫的石料,隨著時間的推移,其中一些可能會發展成細小的裂縫。

重量:16.2 克
尺寸:長 3.8 厘米

拍賣結果比較:一件相近琮形玉珠,幾乎相同尺寸、設計以及極其相似的白色蝕變,見香港佳士得The Chang Wei-Hwa Collection of Archaic Jades, Part I – The Neolithic Period 2019年11月27日, lot 2723, 售價HKD 525,000。

Sold for €1,264

including Buyer's Premium


 

China, circa 3300-2200 BC. The tubular bead is carved in the form of a two-tiered miniature cong. Both registers are carved with a stylized mask at each of the four corners. The opaque stone is covered extensively with white alteration.

Provenance: From a private estate in New York City, USA.
Condition: Very good condition with minor wear, a small chip to one side which has smoothened over time. The stone with natural fissures, some of which may have developed into small hairline cracks over time.

Weight: 16.2 g
Dimensions: Length 3.8 cm

Auction result comparison: Compare a closely related cong-form jade bead, of identical size and near-identical design and with very similar white alteration, at Christie’s Hong Kong in The Chang Wei-Hwa Collection of Archaic Jades, Part I – The Neolithic Period on 27 November 2019, lot 2723, sold for HKD 525,000.

良渚文化琮形玉珠
中國,約公元前3300至2200年。中國,約公元前3300至2200年。玉珠被雕刻成琮形,四個角獸形面具紋。 不透明的玉料上大面積鈣化。

來源:美國紐約私人收藏。
品相:狀況極好,輕微磨損,一側有一個小磕損,隨著時間的推移已經變得平滑。帶有天然裂縫的石料,隨著時間的推移,其中一些可能會發展成細小的裂縫。

重量:16.2 克
尺寸:長 3.8 厘米

拍賣結果比較:一件相近琮形玉珠,幾乎相同尺寸、設計以及極其相似的白色蝕變,見香港佳士得The Chang Wei-Hwa Collection of Archaic Jades, Part I – The Neolithic Period 2019年11月27日, lot 2723, 售價HKD 525,000。

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