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Auction Description for J Levine Auction & Appraisal LLC: Fine Estate Art & Antiques - Summer 2011 Catalog
Auction Description:
Fine Estate Art & Antiques - Summer 2011 Catalog
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J Levine's Summer Quarterly Catalog Sale... Fine Art & Antiques Auction ...featuring the Estate of Joel Henry Prescott III... Sunday, June 26th, 2011 @ 10AM 2200 N Scottsdale Rd Scottsdale, AZ 85257 (480) 496-2212·@www.jlevines.com Selections from the Joel H Prescott III Estate - Fine Art, American & English Period Furniture, Orientalia, Books, Rugs, a Wonderful Tea Caddy Collection, Estate Jewelry, and so much more...
Sale Notes:
J Levine's Summer Quarterly Catalog Sale... Fine Art & Antiques Auction ...featuring the Estate of Joel Henry Prescott III... Sunday, June 26th, 2011 @ 10AM 2200 N Scottsdale Rd Scottsdale, AZ 85257 (480) 496-2212·@www.jlevines.com Selections from the Joel H Prescott III Estate - Fine Art, American & English Period Furniture, Orientalia, Books, Rugs, a Wonderful Tea Caddy Collection, Estate Jewelry, and so much more...

Fine Estate Art & Antiques - Summer 2011 Catalog

(270 Lots)

by J Levine Auction & Appraisal LLC

Platinum House

270 lots with images

June 26, 2011

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Mont Blanc Meisterstuck 149 Fountain Pen

Lot 1: Mont Blanc Meisterstuck 149 Fountain Pen

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Description: From the Joel H Prescott III Estate, Excellent with original box and paperwork.

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Eversharp Sixty Four 14k Gold Pen and Pencil Set

Lot 2: Eversharp Sixty Four 14k Gold Pen and Pencil Set

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Description: From the Joel H Prescott III Estate, Very good with original box. Has been inked and needs cleaning.

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Civil War Buttons and Book Plate in Shadow Box

Lot 3: Civil War Buttons and Book Plate in Shadow Box

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Description: A well presented grouping of 4 Civil War Buttons, 1 Michigan State and 3 Union in a Plexiglas shadowbox with a 19th Century Framed Book Plate. Measures 17.5 by 19.5 by 3.25 inches for perspective. From the Joel H Prescott III Estate.

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Victoria (Queen of England, 1819-1901) Signed Document

Lot 4: Victoria (Queen of England, 1819-1901) Signed Document

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Description: A well presented appointment letter in a Plexiglas shadowbox. Measures 20.5 by 24.5 by 3.25 inches for perspective. From the Joel H Prescott III Estate.

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19th Century Japanese Lacquer Zushi - Travel Shrine

Lot 6: 19th Century Japanese Lacquer Zushi - Travel Shrine

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Description: A Black Lacquer Traveling Shrine, Japanese, ca.19th Century. A carved gilt wood Buddha figure on lotus leaf base, contained in a black lacquer case with decorative brass ornaments. Measures approx. 4 x 2-1/4W x 1-1/4D. Part of Joel H Prescott III Estate.

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Late 19th Century Napoleon Portrait Trinket / Dresser Box

Lot 7: Late 19th Century Napoleon Portrait Trinket / Dresser Box

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Description: A lovely dresser box, late 19th Century, features signed miniature oil on celluloid, portrait of Napoleon (signature: Berton) measures 3-5/8 by 2-7/8 by 1-3/4 inches. Excellent.

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Pair of Miniature Portrait Paintings on Ivory - Napoleon & Beautiful Woman

Lot 8: Pair of Miniature Portrait Paintings on Ivory - Napoleon & Beautiful Woman

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Description: Miniature portrait painting on ivory of Napoleon and a beautiful woman, both signed lower right.; lady in frame is painted over transfer; images measure 3 1/2 inches high x 2 3/4 inches across; frame measures 5 1/2 inches x 4 3/4 inches (loss and splitting to frame) Estate of Joel H Prescott III.

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Antique Ivory Carved Elephant Tusk Cigarette Box

Lot 9: Antique Ivory Carved Elephant Tusk Cigarette Box

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Description: Relief carved ivory elephant tusk covered box. Elephants circle around the perimeter of the oval shaped box. Asian, early twentieth century; unmarked. Dimensions: 3-1/2L x 4-1/2W x 4-1/4D inches. Has split from dry climate. Estate of Joel H Prescott III.

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19th Century Flasks - South Carolina Dispensary, Travelers Companion & Amber

Lot 10: 19th Century Flasks - South Carolina Dispensary, Travelers Companion & Amber

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Description: A nice lot of 3 Flasks with South Carolina Dispensary, a Travelers Companion & an Amber. Travelers measures approx 6 inches tall for perspective. From John H Prescott III Estate,

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Lot of 3 - 19th Century Flasks with Federal Eagle

Lot 11: Lot of 3 - 19th Century Flasks with Federal Eagle

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Description: A nice lot of 3 Flasks with two Scrolled and one Federal Eagle. Eagle measures approx 7.75 inches tall for perspective. From John H Prescott III Estate,

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19th Century Flasks - Pair of Union LF & Co Pittsburgh Bottles

Lot 12: 19th Century Flasks - Pair of Union LF & Co Pittsburgh Bottles

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Description: A nice lot of 2 Flasks with a pair of LF&Co. Largest measures approx 9.5 inches tall for perspective. From John H Prescott III Estate,

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Collection of 7 Carved Ivory Miniature Horses

Lot 13: Collection of 7 Carved Ivory Miniature Horses

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Description: Early 20th Century Miniature Horse Carvings. 7 in all. Part of the Joel H Prescott III Estate. Largest measuring 2-7/8 inches or 7 cm tall.

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Beautiful Chinese Cloisonne Vase

Lot 14: Beautiful Chinese Cloisonne Vase

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Description: This beautiful, royal blue cloisonne vase measures 15.5 inches tall. Unusual form.

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Carved and Polychrome Painted Chinese Guan Yin Head

Lot 15: Carved and Polychrome Painted Chinese Guan Yin Head

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Description: Hand carved 14 inch tall head on 7 inch wood stand. Part of the Joel H Prescott III Estate.

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1874 Ivory Handled Coach / Buggy Whip

Lot 16: 1874 Ivory Handled Coach / Buggy Whip

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Description: Ivory handled coach whip or carriage horse whip with gold monogrammed plate '1874 Dr E J Bonine' from Joel H Prescott III Estate Collection. 8 inch ivory, 78 inches overall.

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Victorian Model Doll House

Lot 17: Victorian Model Doll House

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Description: A beautiful Victorian Doll House, Measures 16 by 15 by 20 inches. Part of the Joel H Prescott III Estate.

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Boyce Motometer Winged Radiator Cap Mascot

Lot 18: Boyce Motometer Winged Radiator Cap Mascot

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Description: An older car collectible, measures 11.25 inches by 6 inches tall. Joel H Prescott Estate Collection.

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Pair of Fine Chinese Cloisonne Temple Foo Dogs

Lot 19: Pair of Fine Chinese Cloisonne Temple Foo Dogs

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Description: Repousse bronze full figure forms of two foo dogs. Elaborately enameled in shades of blue, green and red on a yellow ground. Length 14 inches. Height 13 inches

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Signed Japanese Carved Ivory Okimono, Meiji period

Lot 20: Signed Japanese Carved Ivory Okimono, Meiji period

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Description: A wonderful ivory carving, 19th Century, signed. Measures 8 inches in height. A man and his boy.

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Chinese Cloisonné Enamel Box on Stand

Lot 21: Chinese Cloisonné Enamel Box on Stand

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Description: Jade inlaid cloisonne enamel box with stand. In flower form with an inlaid jade plaque on center. Height of 8 inches. Diameter of 16 inches.

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19th Century Pennsylvania Decorated Tin Wall Box

Lot 22: 19th Century Pennsylvania Decorated Tin Wall Box

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Description: A well decorated, Pennsylvania Tin Wall Box. Measures 14.5 by 14 by 5 inches.

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Set of 4 Hamilton King Girls - Framed Leather Tobacco Advertising Inserts

Lot 23: Set of 4 Hamilton King Girls - Framed Leather Tobacco Advertising Inserts

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Description: A framed collection of the original leather premiums that featured ladies of their day. Hamilton King Girls. They measure 8.25" X 12.50" and were redeemed through with a collection of coupons in packs of cigarettes in 1908. Framed 14.5 by 16.5 inches.

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Elaborate English Brass Lion Andirons

Lot 24: Elaborate English Brass Lion Andirons

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Description: A fine pair of andirons, with Lion figurals, measure 34 inches tall and 16 inches at their widest.

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Signed Silver Decorated Klapper Spurs

Lot 25: Signed Silver Decorated Klapper Spurs

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Description: A nice older pair from Arizona Estate. Measures 9 by 3.5 inches with a 1.5 inch rowel.

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Pair of Miniature or Salesman Sample Andirons

Lot 26: Pair of Miniature or Salesman Sample Andirons

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Description: 19th Century Salesman Sample or Doll House Miniature Andirons. Measure 5-3/4 by 4 by 5.25 inches.

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Pair of Chinese Carved Marble Garden Foo Dogs

Lot 27: Pair of Chinese Carved Marble Garden Foo Dogs

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Description: A Pair of Chinese Carved Marble Garden Foo Dogs, each stand at 10 inches tall.

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American Circus Banner

Lot 28: American Circus Banner "Wild West" Knife Thrower (Jack Cripe) J. Sigler

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Description: American Circus Banner 'Wild West', circa 1970's of a Knife Thrower attraction. Signed J. Sigler Tampa (Jack Cripe). Acrylic paint on canvas with leather strap and iron ring/grommet. Measures 139 by 112 inches.

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Victorian Era Family Hair Wreath

Lot 29: Victorian Era Family Hair Wreath

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Description: Contains hair from three generations of the Philips Family, Oregon, ca. 1860. The frame / shadow box measures 22 by 26 by 7 inches for perspective.

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Hsiano-Shan 18th Century Chinese Painting

Lot 30: Hsiano-Shan 18th Century Chinese Painting

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Description: Hanging Scroll: ink and Color on paper. Depicts Peacock, Rockery, two birds perched on branches of a blooming Magnolia Tree: peony branches and narcissus around rockery. Signed: "Painted by Hermit Hsiao-shan, Tsou I-kuei." Followed with a square seal: Seal of I-kuei, ch'en" Measures 16" wide x 65" long.

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19th Century Carved Ivory Chinese Seal in Cinnabar Lacquered Box

Lot 31: 19th Century Carved Ivory Chinese Seal in Cinnabar Lacquered Box

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Description: Chinese Figural Carved Ivory Stamp set with ink pad in Carved Ivory mounted on Rosewood box depicting Deity. Housed in a Cinnabar Lacquered box with silk lining. Lacquer on box does show some indentations. Box measures 6"x4"x2 1/4" high.

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Directionals, Wrought Iron and Copper, American c.1860

Lot 32: Directionals, Wrought Iron and Copper, American c.1860

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Description: An unrestored, original set of American Directional from the 1860s. Composed or Wrought Iron and Copper. Measure 86 inches tall and span 30 inches in diameter. Indicators NSWE have issues / damage.

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WWII - China Burma India CBI Blood Chit

Lot 33: WWII - China Burma India CBI Blood Chit

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Description: Original CBI Patch from AZ Estate. 10.5 by 8-3/8 inches.

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Pre War Gibson ES-150 Charlie Christian Archtop Acoustic Electric Guitar

Lot 34: Pre War Gibson ES-150 Charlie Christian Archtop Acoustic Electric Guitar

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Description: A rare, pre-war Gibson ES-150. Archtop, non-cutaway, bound body, Charlie Christian pickup, pick guard and rosewood fingerboard, dot inlays , f-holes , pearl logo and in sunburst finish. Includes original 1930s Gibson hard-shell case. The Gibson ES-150 guitar was introduced in 1936 and is historically an important model, it is 16 1/4" wide and it has the earliest truly successful magnetic pickup.

Condition Report: Condition: A real player with excellent action. Neck was reset and refretted by a luthier several years ago. Very well done. Top has some typical finish cracks and minor dings. There is a 1-5/8 inch split to the lower f-hole. Detailed pictures available for your inspection.

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Chicago Brothel Hand Painted Blue Satin Glass Lamp

Lot 35: Chicago Brothel Hand Painted Blue Satin Glass Lamp

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Description: An electrified, hand painted, blue satin glass beauty, measures 27 inches tall and 13 inches in diameter. It's purported to be from a Chicago Brothel, Post World War 2.

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19th Century Brass Double Student Lamp

Lot 36: 19th Century Brass Double Student Lamp

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Description: Brass Double Student Lamp With white glass shades. Height 24 inches, electrified. Belgian.

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DICKENS, CHARLES - Posthumous Papers of the Pickwick Club. 1837 First Edition

Lot 37: DICKENS, CHARLES - Posthumous Papers of the Pickwick Club. 1837 First Edition

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Description: First Edition with Weller Frontispiece. Joel H Prescott III Estate. 43 plates by Phiz, Buss, and R. Seymour (mixed states) by Bayntun; scattered foxing. London, 1837 Notes: First edition in book form. First state points for text include: "hodling" for "holding" on page 260, "this friends" for "his friends" on page 400, line 21; an imperfect "F" in the word "OF" in the headline on page 432, "Weller" in the sign on the engraved title page is in a later state, changed from "Veller." Includes the suppressed Buss Plates on pages 69 & 74. Eckel 17; Smith 3.

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History Of Napoleon; From The French Of M. Laurent De L'Ardeche

Lot 38: History Of Napoleon; From The French Of M. Laurent De L'Ardeche

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Description: Volumes I & II, 19th Century, History of Napoleon: From the French of M. Laurent de L'Ardeche. with Five Hundred Illustrations, After Designs by Horace Vernet, and Twent (Paperback)By: Paul Mathieu Laurent (Author), Horace Vernet (Author) Very nice for their age. Joel H Prescott III Estate.

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3 Works by Imbert de Saint-Amand

Lot 39: 3 Works by Imbert de Saint-Amand

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Description: 3 vols., 3/4 morocco, small 8vo, gilt dec. raised bands, t.e.g. N.Y. : Scribner's, Early1900s. Excellent. Joel H Prescott III Estate.

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PENNANT THOMAS - The Journey from Chester to London, 1811

Lot 40: PENNANT THOMAS - The Journey from Chester to London, 1811

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Description: PENNANT THOMAS The Journey from Chester to London, Wilkie and Robinson, et al, 1811. Full-Leather , 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾ tall. THE JOURNEY FROM CHESTER TO LONDON; Pennant Thomas : London, printed for Wilkie and Robinson, et al, 1811 Hardcover, 8vo, viii + 622pp, 6 engraved plates, engraved frontis of Chester in 1777 and 5 Portraits. Mild foxing to plates, internally occasional small spots but generally good. An historic travelogue of a journey in 1780 through the English countryside, describing the antiquities in the towns.

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1941 The Beautiful Chryslers - Rare Dealership 'Tailor to Taste' Binder Sample Book

Lot 41: 1941 The Beautiful Chryslers - Rare Dealership 'Tailor to Taste' Binder Sample Book

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Description: A rare find for the Chrysler enthusiast, it's the original 27 by 21 inch binder with ads, upholstery samples. Has some water marks / soiling. Joel H Prescott III Estate.

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Doctor Syntax in Paris or a Tour in Search of the Grotesque - Combe, William 1820

Lot 42: Doctor Syntax in Paris or a Tour in Search of the Grotesque - Combe, William 1820

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Description: William Combe, Doctor Syntax in Paris or a Tour in Search of the Grotesque, 318 pp. 18 hand-colored plates, including pictorial title page. (8vo) 9¼x5¾, later full gilt-ruled red morocco, raised bands, spine compartments lettered and ruled in gilt. First Edition. The first Dr. Syntax book was written by William Combe and published in 1812, some light browning, minor spotting, a few plates offset, from the Estate of Joel H Prescott III.

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CANADIAN SCENERY Illustrated From Drawings By W. H. Bartlett in 2 Volumes, 1842

Lot 43: CANADIAN SCENERY Illustrated From Drawings By W. H. Bartlett in 2 Volumes, 1842

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Description: London. George Virtue. 26, Ivy Lane. 1842, first edition, in 2 volumes, 128 & 116pp., plus engraved frontis portrait, engraved title pages, engraved map & 117 steel engraved plate views, in contemporary half black calf, with double crimson crushed morocco labels placed towards the ends of the spine, with gilt decoration, top and bottom of each label, gilt titles, pebbled cloth, marbled endpapers, all edges gilt. Condition: Great binding and tight, there is water spotting and the usual foxing associated with this title, the plates are early strikes.

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Pair of Antique Chinese Carved Nephrite Jade with Phoenix

Lot 44: Pair of Antique Chinese Carved Nephrite Jade with Phoenix

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Description: From a fine private collection of Jade. The pendant measures 1-5/8" x 2". The other amulet measures 1-3/8" x 2-3/16".

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Large Antique Chinese Carved Nephrite Jade with Dragon & Phoenix

Lot 45: Large Antique Chinese Carved Nephrite Jade with Dragon & Phoenix

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Description: From a fine private collection of Jade. The amulet measures 3" x 4-7/8".

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Antique Chinese Carved Nephrite Jade Pendant with Fish and Rat

Lot 46: Antique Chinese Carved Nephrite Jade Pendant with Fish and Rat

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Description: From a fine private collection of Jade. The amulet measures 2" x 2-1/2".

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Antique Chinese Carved Nephrite Jade Pendant with Elephant

Lot 47: Antique Chinese Carved Nephrite Jade Pendant with Elephant

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Description: From a fine private collection of Jade. The amulet measures 1-3/4" x 2-3/4".

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5-7 mm 98

Lot 48: 5-7 mm 98" Pearl Necklace with Bracelet

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Description: The 5-7mm pearl necklace measures approx. 98" long. The matching bracelet is 8" long.

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10 mm Pearl and Black Beaded Necklace with Bracelet

Lot 49: 10 mm Pearl and Black Beaded Necklace with Bracelet

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Description: The 10 mm pearl necklace measures approx. 20" long. The matching bracelet is 8" long.

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14 mm 32

Lot 50: 14 mm 32" Pearl Necklace

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Description: The 14 mm pearl necklace measures approx. 32" long.

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8-10 mm 36

Lot 51: 8-10 mm 36" Pearl and Pink Beaded Necklace with Bracelet

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Description: The 8-10 mm pearl necklace measures approx. 36" long. The matching bracelet is 8" long.

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