Fine Asian Art, Appraisal
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Jewelry : Pre 1900 item #927736 (stock #09.08.003)
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A fine and rare white nephrite (jade) hair pin with a flat curving shaft slightly widening towards the rounded end, the openwork-carved finial with a bat, swastika (wan) symbol and terminating in a ruyi head, slightly indented in the center where a gemstone (probably spinel) is affixed. 11.5 cm (4.5") long...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Jewelry : Pre 1900 item #1117378 (stock #11.10.007)
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A set of 6 openwork-carved jadeite plaques with "moss and snow" like markings depicting older and younger male figures amidst lotus scroll; set into a gilt-silver filigree bracelet decorated with ruyi heads
7 inches long
Jadeite Plaques: 19th Century
Setting: 20th Century

Condition: Fine

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Jewelry : Pre 1920 item #1276396 (stock #LC.14.003)
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A rectangular openwork-carved jadeite plaque with fruit and flowers, set into a filigree gilt-silver pin (stamped "China" and "Silver"

1900-1910

4.2cm x 3.2 cm x .8cm

Condition: wear and damage to mounting

Provenance:
Old Private Collection, Portland, OR

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Jewelry : Pre 1920 item #1275880 (stock #14.02.002)
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An elaborate gilt-silver pendant/brooch ornament with filigree and openwork "longevity" characters, the center with a jadeite cabochon, surrounded by four clusters of jadeite, emerald, sapphire, ruby, and tourmaline

1900-1910

2 1/4 inches (5.5 cm) diameter

Condition: Age appropriate wear to metal and gilding

Note: Possibly once part of a larger bracelet or ornament

Provenance:
Old Collection, Portland, OR

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Jewelry : Pre 1920 item #1178762 (stock #11.10.008)
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A gilt silver filigree pin in the form of a butterfly; set with various gemstones including jadeite, sapphire, ruby (or spinel) and tourmaline

2.75 X 2 inches

Pin: Early 20th Century
Stones: Earlier; probably drilled and mounted into a Ming or Qing Dynasty headdress or hair ornament

Condition: Fine

Provenance:
Old Collection, Portland, OR