Lot 251: Coral & Celadon Jade Bead Necklace, 19th Century
November 12, 2016
Ashburn, VA, USALive Auction
Description: Chinese coral & jade bead necklace from the 19th century. This necklace is strung, unknotted, with eighteen smooth celadon jade ovoid beads that average approximately 9/16 to 3/8 of an inch, alternated with seventeen round coral beads averaging approximately 3/8 of an inch in diameter, with the 'Shou' (longevity) character carved around their circumference. The necklace has a silver pearl clasp. It is 16 inches long. All measurements are approximate. Condition: It is in good condition. Provenance: From a Toronto estate. High resolution images can be found at: https://file.ac/VjE_7UPds4Y/
Condition Report: It is in good condition.
Notes: High resolution images can be found at: https://file.ac/VjE_7UPds4Y/
Provenance: From a Toronto estate.