Lot 5158: AN ARCHAIC WHITE AND RUSSET JADE CICADA
December 10, 2016
El Monte, CA, USALive Auction
Description: In the form of a flattened cicada, carved with protruded eyes and incised markings on its folded wings, the underside in low relief depicting its tucked legs and thorax, the stone of yellowish white tone with russet and black inclusion. Han Dynasty period.
Dimensions: Length: 2 3/8 in (6 cm) Width: 1 3/8 in (3.5 cm)