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Auction Description for Stair: Modern, Contemporary & Ethnographic

Modern, Contemporary & Ethnographic

(433 Lots)

by Stair Galleries


433 lots with images

January 18, 2013

Live Auction

549 Warren Street

Hudson, NY, 12534 USA

Phone: 518 751 1000

Fax: 518 751 1010

Email: information@stairgalleries.com

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CHINESE 22K GOLD-MOUNTED JADE BANGLE BRACELET

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Description: CHINESE 22K GOLD-MOUNTED JADE BANGLE BRACELET Stamped 22k and with a chop; the gold chased with prunus branches, bamboo and other foliage. 2 3/4 in. diam.

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GOLD-MOUNTED JADE EGG AND A ROCK CRYSTAL SPHERE

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Description: GOLD-MOUNTED JADE EGG AND A ROCK CRYSTAL SPHERE The one with scrollwork overlay, the sphere unembellished. 1 3/4 and 2 1/2 in. Property from a Coastal New England Collector.

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THREE BEAD NECKLACES

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Description: THREE BEAD NECKLACES One coral of pale peach color, one white jade with a 14k white gold clasp, and another with green and brown mottled jade beads with a 14k gold clasp. Longest 19 in.

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CHINESE CARVED JADE PENDANT

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Description: CHINESE CARVED JADE PENDANT Carved with flowering trailing vines with two symbols with a metal clasp. 1 1/2 x 1 in. The Estate of Carol Robinson, Sharon, CT.

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GROUP OF CHINESE HARDSTONE AND SOFTSTONE ARTICLES

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Description: GROUP OF CHINESE HARDSTONE AND SOFTSTONE ARTICLES Comprising a jade cylindrical cup, on composition stand, a veined marble stele with inscription and fu dog, nest of seven softstone cups with loose ring handles, a shallow dish with dragon foot, together with a wood fu dog. 1 to 7 in. x 1 1/4 to 3 3/4 in. The Estate of Carol Robinson, Sharon, CT.

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MISCELLANEOUS GROUP OF ASIAN TABLE ARTICLES

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Description: MISCELLANEOUS GROUP OF ASIAN TABLE ARTICLES Including a hardstone reclining buddha; wooden seated buddha and Chinese glazed porcelain figure of an attendant. Tallest 4 1/4 x 1 1/4 in.

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TWO CHINESE PIERCED AND CARVED HARDSTONE PENDANTS

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Description: TWO CHINESE PIERCED AND CARVED HARDSTONE PENDANTS The one with dragon and scrolls, unembellished back, the other with flower-filled basket at each side and coiled silk necklace. 1 7/8 to 2 in. Property from a Coastal New England Collector.

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GROUP OF CHINESE JADE ARTICLES

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Description: GROUP OF CHINESE JADE ARTICLES Comprising a ring bracelet, a coiled dragon pendant and four buttons. 3/4 to 3 1/2 in. Property from a Coastal New England Collector.

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GROUP OF FIVE ARCHAIC STYLE CARVED HARDSTONE PENDANTS

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Description: GROUP OF FIVE ARCHAIC STYLE CARVED HARDSTONE PENDANTS Variously incised and relief-carved with stylized animals. 2 1/2 to 3 1/8 in. Property from a Coastal New England Collector.

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FIVE ARCHAIC STYLE HARDSTONE CARVINGS

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Description: FIVE ARCHAIC STYLE HARDSTONE CARVINGS Comprising a green head, flattened ovoid face, a parrot and two hooks. 1 3/4 to 2 1/2 in. Property from a Coastal New England Collector.

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CHINESE ARCHAIC STYLE CARVED PALE GREEN JADE URN AND COVER AND A JADEITE PENDANT

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Description: CHINESE ARCHAIC STYLE CARVED PALE GREEN JADE URN AND COVER AND A JADEITE PENDANT The one of flattened pear form, with two relief bands and elephant-head handles with loose rings, the pendant with deep relief carved and shallow carved lotus panels. 6 1/8 x 3 3/4 in. Property of a Distinguished Scholar.

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CHINESE CARVED JADE PENDANT NECKLACE

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Description: CHINESE CARVED JADE PENDANT NECKLACE Carved with a cricket amidst budding lotus, with a jade ball and string cord. Pendant 2 1/4 x 1 1/2 in. Property of a New Hampshire Collector.

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LARGE CHINESE CARVED JADE PENDANT NECKLACE

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Description: LARGE CHINESE CARVED JADE PENDANT NECKLACE The pierced pendant carved with a phoenix amidst summer flowers, surmounted by a cloud, within a bamboo carved border, tied with a black cord. 2 5/8 x 1 7/8 in. Property of a New Hampshire Collector.

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CHINESE CARVED JADE PENDANT NECKLACE

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Description: CHINESE CARVED JADE PENDANT NECKLACE The front carved with a crane amidst foliage and the reverse carved with Chinese characters, fitted with a pierced hook and a link chain and tied with a black cord. Pendant 2 1/4 x 1 in. Property of a New Hampshire Collector.

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CHINESE ART DECO 14K GOLD, JADE AND SEED PEARL PENDANT

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Description: CHINESE ART DECO 14K GOLD, JADE AND SEED PEARL PENDANT The disk-shaped jade medallion surmounted by an art deco inspired gold fretwork top crest hung with pearls, continuing to a gold and pearl finial. 2 5/8 x 2 in. Property of a New Hampshire Collector.

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FIVE ARCHAIC STYLE CARVED HARDSTONE PENDANTS

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Description: FIVE ARCHAIC STYLE CARVED HARDSTONE PENDANTS Comprising a jade bottle, two mollusks, and two stylized animals. 2 1/4 to 3 3/4 in. Property from a Coastal New England Collector.

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GROUP OF THREE ARCHAIC STYLE CARVED HARDSTONE PENDANTS

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Description: GROUP OF THREE ARCHAIC STYLE CARVED HARDSTONE PENDANTS Comprising a jade with stylized mask head, white trapezoid with fret panels, and a pointed piece with incised strapwork. Property from a Coastal New England Collector.

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CHINESE CARVED HARDSTONE SEAL

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Description: CHINESE CARVED HARDSTONE SEAL Surmounted with a buddhistic lion, fitted in a blue fabric covered box. 3 1/2 x 5/8 x 5/8 in. The Estate of Stella Fischbach.

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TWO CHINESE ARCHAIC STYLE CARVED JADE TABLE ARTICLES

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Description: TWO CHINESE ARCHAIC STYLE CARVED JADE TABLE ARTICLES In the form of an oval brush washer, signed on the reverse, and a pole holder; together with a carved hardstone bell. Oval brushwasher 1 x 7 x 4 1/2 in. Property from a Coastal New England Collector.

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PAIR OF CHINESE CARVED HARDSTONE SEALS

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Description: PAIR OF CHINESE CARVED HARDSTONE SEALS Surmounted by stylized elephants, together with a pair of glazed pottery seals surmounted by fu dogs. 6 3/4 x 2 1/8 x 2 1/8 in. Property from a Coastal New England Collector.

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TWO CHINESE CARVED HARDSTONE FU DOG SEALS

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Description: TWO CHINESE CARVED HARDSTONE FU DOG SEALS The one incised with characters beneath recumbent beast, the other with landscapes. 2 1/4 and 3 1/4 in. Property from a Coastal New England Collector.

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SIX CHINESE ARCHAIC STYLE HARDSTONE ARTICLES

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Description: SIX CHINESE ARCHAIC STYLE HARDSTONE ARTICLES Comprising three rings with relief-carved exteriors, two dragon pendants and a circular pendant with lady in swirling shawl. 2 1/4 to 2 3/4 in. Property from a Coastal New England Collector.

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GROUP OF SIX CHINESE CARVED HARDSTONE SEALS

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Description: GROUP OF SIX CHINESE CARVED HARDSTONE SEALS Each surmounted by an animal, three fu dogs, a stork, horse and hyena. Largest 2 7/8 x 1 x 1 in. Property from a Coastal New England Collector.

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GROUP OF SIX CHINESE ARCHAIC STYLE CARVED HARDSTONE PENDANTS

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Description: GROUP OF SIX CHINESE ARCHAIC STYLE CARVED HARDSTONE PENDANTS Variously shaped as axe or sword blades and one of double gourd form, three with shallow relief panels. 2 3/8 to 4 3/4 in. Property from a Coastal New England Collector.

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TWO CHINESE PALE JADE OVAL BUCKLES

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Description: TWO CHINESE PALE JADE OVAL BUCKLES Unembellished, each with two hooks on reverse. 3 1/2 and 2 3/4 in. Property from a Coastal New England Collector.

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TWO CHINESE BLACK STONE BUDDHISTIC LION SEALS

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Description: TWO CHINESE BLACK STONE BUDDHISTIC LION SEALS Together with a cast-iron fu dog seal. Tallest 5 1/2 x 2 1/3 x 1 3/4 in. Property from a Coastal New England Collector.

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SMALL CARVED DERBYSHIRE SPAR DISH

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Description: SMALL CARVED DERBYSHIRE SPAR DISH Raised on a carved hardwood stand. 1/2 x 2 1/4 in. diam., overall 1 in. Property from a Coastal New England Collector.

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CHINESE ARCHAIC STYLE RELIEF CARVED JADE BI DISC

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Description: CHINESE ARCHAIC STYLE RELIEF CARVED JADE BI DISC With a band of lionesses and rodents, on root and flower-carved stand. 6 3/4 x 4 1/2 in. diam. Property from a Coastal New England Collector.

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PAIR OF CHINESE CARVED SOFTSTONE SEALS AND A SINGLE WEIGHT

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Description: PAIR OF CHINESE CARVED SOFTSTONE SEALS AND A SINGLE WEIGHT The pair relief-carved with dragons amidst clouds, the other with child on the back of a water buffalo, above engraved pedestal. 6 1/2 in. and 7 3/4 in. Property from a Coastal New England Collector.

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GROUP OF THREE CHINESE HARDSTONE ARTICLES

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Description: GROUP OF THREE CHINESE HARDSTONE ARTICLES Comprising a jadeite disc with characters and leaves, a dragon on a leaf, and a cylindrical footed cup. 2 1/4 x 2 to 3 in. Property from a Coastal New England Collector.

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TWO CHINESE CARVED JADE TABLE ARTICLES

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Description: TWO CHINESE CARVED JADE TABLE ARTICLES One in the form of a footed wine cup on stand, the other a small pitcher. Cup 1 1/2 in. (2 1/4 in. overall), 2 in. diam. Property from a Coastal New England Collector.

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CHINESE ARCHAIC STYLE RELIEF-CARVED GRAY HARDSTONE BLADE

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Description: CHINESE ARCHAIC STYLE RELIEF-CARVED GRAY HARDSTONE BLADE The flattened rectangular surface with a devil mark at either side, above a hole and three horizontal grooves; without stand. 13 x 2 5/8 in. (with stand). Property from a Coastal New England Collector.

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TWO CHINESE ARCHAIC STYLE JADE BLADES

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Description: TWO CHINESE ARCHAIC STYLE JADE BLADES The shorter with a fluted shaft. 12 3/4 x 2 1/4 x 1/4 in. Property from a Coastal New England Collector.

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CHINESE TANG-STYLE CARVED JADE SWORD

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Description: CHINESE TANG-STYLE CARVED JADE SWORD Highlighted with gilding with tiao tieh symbols and dragons. 2 x 15 in.

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CHINESE CARVED JADE SHANG

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Description: CHINESE CARVED JADE SHANG Carved with a primitive tiao tieh mask. 3/8 x 10 7/8 x 3 1/4 in.

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THREE CHINESE HARDSTONE ANIMAL FIGURES

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Description: THREE CHINESE HARDSTONE ANIMAL FIGURES Comprising a lapis recumbent dog, a seated smoky quartz dog and a coral dog. 1 1/4 to 3 3/4 in. x 2 3/8 to 3 1/4 in. Property from a Coastal New England Collector.

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TWO CHINESE CARVED BLACKSTONE BUDDHISTIC LION SEALS

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Description: TWO CHINESE CARVED BLACKSTONE BUDDHISTIC LION SEALS 6 3/4 x 4 1/4 x 2 1/3 in. Property from a Coastal New England Collector.

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TWO CARVED ARCHAIC STYLE HARDSTONE ANIMALS

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Description: TWO CARVED ARCHAIC STYLE HARDSTONE ANIMALS Comprising a recumbent cat and a bird-headed feline. 1 3/8 to 1 7/8 in. x 2 3/4 to 4 3/4 in. Property from a Coastal New England Collector.

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FOUR CHINESE ARCHAIC STYLE CARVED HARDSTONE BEASTS

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Description: FOUR CHINESE ARCHAIC STYLE CARVED HARDSTONE BEASTS Including one of green jade. 1 5/8 to 2 1/4 in. x 2 1/4 to 4 1/4 in. Property from a Coastal New England Collector.

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GROUP OF FIVE CHINESE CARVED HARDSTONE ANIMAL FIGURES

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Description: GROUP OF FIVE CHINESE CARVED HARDSTONE ANIMAL FIGURES Comprising a recumbent hippopotamus, a pig, an elephant, a bear and a duck. 1 1/4 to 1 5/8 in. x 2 1/8 to 4 in. Property from a Coastal New England Collector.

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CHINESE CARVED JADE FIGURE OF A MYTHICAL BEAST

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Description: CHINESE CARVED JADE FIGURE OF A MYTHICAL BEAST Modeled crouching on four legs, with head turned to right and with exposed fangs. 2 x 4 in.

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CHINESE CARVED JADE FIGURE OF

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Description: CHINESE CARVED JADE FIGURE OF "THE HEAVENLY HORSE" The carving is in the style of earlier Warring States pieces of a horse stepping on a swallow. 7 x 8 1/2 x 2 3/4 in.

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CHINESE ARCHAIC STYLE CARVED JADE RHINOCEROS AND BIRD ZUN

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Description: CHINESE ARCHAISTIC STYLE CARVED JADE RHINOCEROS AND BIRD ZUN 5 1/2 x 2 1/2 x 7 in.

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CHINESE ARCHAIC STYLE CARVED JADE ELEPHANT

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Description: CHINESE ARCHAISTIC STYLE CARVED JADE ELEPHANT Carved with Shang period designs. 2 3/4 x 4 7/8 x 2 in.

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LARGE CHINESE CARVED HARDSTONE FIGURE OF A HORSE

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Description: LARGE CHINESE CARVED HARDSTONE FIGURE OF A HORSE With raised head and tail and right foreleg on rockwork. 17 1/4 x 16 1/2 in. Property from a Coastal New England Collector.

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CHINESE MING STYLE CARVED JADE ELEPHANT

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Description: CHINESE MING STYLE CARVED JADE ELEPHANT In the form of two boys washing the elephant with bucket and wash brush. 5 3/4 x 3 x 7 1/2 in.

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PAIR OF CHINESE CARVED WHITE SOAPSTONE FIGURES OF PUPPIES

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Description: PAIR OF CHINESE CARVED WHITE SOAPSTONE FIGURES OF PUPPIES Each rendered standing on hind legs in begging posture, inset with green glass eyes. 5 1/4 x 3 in. Property from a Coastal New England Collector.

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CHINESE ARCHAISTIC STYLE CARVED JADE HORSE

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Description: CHINESE ARCHAISTIC STYLE CARVED JADE HORSE With typical carving, together with a jade Ming style rhinoceros. Horse 4 1/4 x 5 1/4 x 1 7/8 in.

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CHINESE WESTERN ZHOU STYLE CARVED JADE ELEPHANT

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Description: CHINESE WESTERN ZHOU STYLE CARVED JADE ELEPHANT Carved with symbols of good fortune, clouds and dragons. 5 3/4 x 7 7/8 x 3 in.

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CHINESE CARVED WHITE JADE WINGED DRAGON

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Description: CHINESE CARVED WHITE JADE WINGED DRAGON 3 3/4 x 1 1/2 x 5 7/8 in.

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