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Two Greenish-White and Grey Jade Carving 'Dancing Girl with a Boy' and 'Monster' - No Reserve Price - Nephrite jade - China - Second half 20th century

Lot reference 30105611

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Good condition, see description - 8.3×3.4×2 cm

Object: Two Greenish-White and Grey Jade Carving 'Dancing Girl with a Boy' and 'Monster' - No Reserve Price
Technique: Carved
Material: Nephrite jade
Period: Second half 20th century
Region/ Country of origin: China
Condition: Good condition, see description
Dimensions: 8.3×3.4×2 cm

A nephrite jade "Dancing Girl with a Boy" sculpture made by a whole piece of transparent high quality Nephrite Jade of light greenish-white color.

Weight: 63g
Dimensions: 8.3×3.4×2.0 cm

A nephrite jade "Kneeling Leopard" sculpture made by a whole piece of transparent high quality white and russet Nephrite Jade.

Weight: 68 g
Dimensions: 7.0×2.4×3.1 cm

The stones are finely carved and all details are finely presented.

The jade has some areas of russet inclusions.
Masterfully carved - very detailed and sharp artisan jade carving work.
This type of jade is usually described as a object for sacrifice ancestors.

Provenance:
The jade sculpture was owned by its previous collectors, but in very good condition, see photos.

Please note that colors and saturation may slightly vary from originals - monitor's setting can affect them too.
Weight and size may vary slightly from piece to piece due to difference in calibration of weighing and measuring scales

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Catawiki member since October 8, 2019, received 4 reviews in total (4 in last 12 months)

  • The seller used 'bait-and-switch' technique. The item I received looks similar but is not the same one as showed in the listing. There are many easy to identified differences, also inferior quality.

    user-26abafa November 19, 2019

    Response by seller
    Dear Dear Madam/Sir:

    First thanks for spending your time and effort here for giving us a feedback. We feel really pity that you seems to be not happy with this lot, and tried our best to work with you while you insist that the lot we send you is not the one in the photo and could not show us where is the difference in the photo.

    As we mentioned in the message: our customer is our top priority and we are still open for a discussion with you nad see what can we help.

    Sincerely,

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