Collector's Choice Sale of Art, Antiques and Collectibles
September 16th & 17th, 2014
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Lot  1
Estimate: $1,000 - 1,500 
A FINE CHINESE CARVED SPINACH JADE TRIPOD CENSER, QING DYNASTY. Of archaic style, carved with scrolled designs in relief, flanked by mythical beast handles with suspended loose rings, raised on three legs with facial mask terminals, below a domed cover carved with a Buddhist lion. Raised on a carved and pierced hardwood stand. Jade height 8.75 inches (22 cm). Total height 10.75 inches (27.5 cm).
Price Realized: $938.00 
Lot  2
Estimate: $100 - 200 
A CHINESE CARVED WHITE JADE PENDANT MOUNTED LEATHER DICTIONARY, EARLY 20TH CENTURY. The Webster's Collegiate Dictionary published 1929 with fine tooled and gilt leather covers. The front and center inlaid with a Chinese celadon colored jade medallion plaque with pierced carved blossoms and bamboo stalk. Diameter 2.25 inches (6 cm). 6.25 inches x 8.75 inches overall (16 cm x 22.3 cm).
Price Realized: $188.00 
Lot  3
Estimate: $200 - 400 
A VERY FINE CARVED RED NOBLE CORAL AND IVORY ORNAMENT, CIRCA 1890. Probably Italy. In the form of a Spaniel seated on a pillow, together with an Asian carved pink/white coral elephant. The largest 1.75 inches (4.7 cm).
Price Realized: $625.00 
Lot  4
Estimate: $200 - 400 
A CHINESE CARVED CELADON JADE BOULDER OF A "MERLION," 20TH CENTURY.  In celadon colored jade with russet skin carved in deep relief in the form of a "Merlion" spouting water within foliage and rocky protrusions. The jade height 5.5 inches (14 cm). 
Price Realized: $188.00 
Lot  5
Estimate: $200 - 400 
A FINE CHINESE CARVED HARDSTONE AND CARVED WOOD TABLESCREEN, 20TH CENTURY. Of circular form carved in relief with a mythical beast inset in a round reticulated ebonized frame on reticulated wood stand. Height 17 inches (43 cm).
Price Realized: $219.00 
Lot  6
Estimate: $500 - 750 
A CHINESE CARVED CARNELIAN AGATE COVERED COUPE. With figural handles and domed lid surmounted with a boy catching a bat. Raised on a fitted hardwood stand. Length 9 inches (23 cm).
Price Realized: $375.00 
Lot  7
Estimate: $300 - 500 
A PAIR OF CHINESE CARVED NEPHRITE JADE TEMPLE LIONS, 20TH CENTURY. Fully carved in the round depicted with young and raised on carved hardwood fitted bases. Length 9.25 inches (23.5 cm). 
Price Realized: $156.00 
Lot  8
Estimate: $200 - 400 
FIVE CHINESE CARVED JADE ORNAMENTS.  Comprising two archaic style mythical beasts, a white jade fungus, a monkey, and a pair of figures. The largest height 2.5 inches (6 cm).
Price Realized: $531.00 
Lot  9
Estimate: $100 - 200 
A CHINESE CARVED SERPENTINE COVERED HANDLED VASE, 20TH CENTURY. Of flattened baluster form carved in deep relief with a design of dragons below mythical beast head handles suspending loose rings covered with a carved figural lid terminating in a temple lion finial. Height 9.25 inches (23.5 cm).
Price Realized: $219.00 
Lot  10
Estimate: $300 - 500 
A LARGE CHINESE CARVED HARDSTONE BOK CHOY. In creamy semi-translucent stone with overlapping and extending leaf tips in deep relief. Length 11 inches (28 cm).
Price Realized: $188.00 
Lot  11
Estimate: $200 - 400 
FIVE CHINESE ARCHAIL-STYLE CARVED JADE ORNAMENTS. Comprising a zoomorphic figure, a bird, a facial mask pendant with green jade jewel, a kylin pendant, and a brush handle with kylin finial. The largest 2.75 inches (7 cm).
Price Realized: $38.00 
Lot  12
Estimate: $300 - 500 
THREE WELL CARVED CHINESE SNUFF BOTTLES. Comprising a fossiliffrous Buddha's hand, a jadeite three-legged toad with yellow jade stopper and ivory turnips with rabbit and insect. The largest 3.5 inches (9 cm).
Price Realized: $375.00 
Lot  13
Estimate: $150 - 300 
SIX CHINESE SNUFF BOTTLES. Comprising a white opal carved with camel and buffalo, a jadeite bok choy, a black lacquer with M.O.P. inlay, an amber double gourd, a white opal birds and flowers, and a white jade bird and peaches. The largest 2.25 inches (5.5 cm).
Price Realized: $500.00 
Lot  14
Estimate: $100 - 200 
A CHINESE CARVED JADE, AGATE, AND HARDSTONE GROUP, 20TH CENTURY. Comprising a jadeite and carved agate necklace suspending an agate bi-disc carved with two fish and set in a sterling stamped frame and further mounted with seed pearls and a green jadeite center bead, a green/white jade beaded necklace with 14k stamped gold clasp, a reticulated white jade pendant carved with an immortal, a soapstone peach form pendant, and a reticulated hardstone pendant carved with a moth and suspended with a jadeite disc and glass bead with knotted silk cord. 
Price Realized: $1,188.00 
Lot  15
Estimate: $200 - 400 
A PAIR OF CHINESE CARVED ROSE QUARTZ FIGURES, 20TH CENTURY. Comprising a seated Buddha and an elephant each on hardwood stands. The largest 5 inches (12.5 cm), excluding stand.
Price Realized: $50.00 
Lot  16
Estimate: $150 - 250 
A CHINESE EXPORT CARVED HARDSTONE CARNELIAN AND JADEITE FOOTED DISH, CIRCA 1900. Of leaf form mounted with a carved carnelian elephant on a jadeite bi-disc. The dish raised on carnelian ball feet. Length 4.5 inches (11.5 cm).
Price Realized: $113.00 
Lot  17
Estimate: $150 - 300 
TWO CHINESE CARVED CARNELIAN AGATE SNUFF BOTTLES.  Comprising a double bottle "Buddha's Hand" with dragonette and a flattened ovoid with figure. Each well hollowed. The largest 3.5 inches (9 cm).
Price Realized: $438.00 
Lot  18
Estimate: $600 - 900 
AN EXCEPTIONAL JAPANESE ANDO ENAMELED SILVER VASE, MEIJI/TAISHO PERIOD, ATTRIBUTED TO THE WORKSHOP OF GONDA HIROSUKE (1865-1937). Depicting five coy fish in light relief swimming on a wireless turquoise enameled ground with raised waves. The base with enameled Ando mark. The foot rim stamped "Japan" and silver standard chop. Height 12 inches (30.5 cm).For a smaller vase in the same pattern and colors see Christie's New York Sale 1553, Sept. 22nd, 2005, lot 285 which sold for $7,200.
Price Realized: $8,750.00 
Lot  19
Estimate: $200 - 400 
A VERY FINE JAPANESE INABA ENAMELED SILVER VASE, MEIJI PERIOD. Depicting two birds on flowering prunus reserved on a mirror black ground. Enameled mark on base with stamped silver standard chop. Height 7 inches (18 cm).
Price Realized: $2,125.00 
Lot  20
Estimate: $100 - 200 
A PAIR OF CHINESE GILT BRONZE CLOISONNÉ COVERED URNS. Each with flowering prunus on a pale yellow ground. Height 9 inches (23 cm).
Price Realized: $100.00