Lot 20    

Jade Chinese Openwork Pendant
1/27/2012 - Asian Art
Chinese. A pale celadon jade openwork teardrop-shaped pendant having a dragon surrounded by foliage within a central medallion, with an outer ring of scrollwork. Unmarked; lg. 2.25 in. (5.7 cm).

Provenance:  

Estate of Richard C. Friedman, Shaker Heights, OH.


Condition:  
Adhered to frame. Minor nicks and hairlines. Some wear to edges.

Special Auction Notes: U.S bidders may pay with cash, personal check, money order, bank check or wire transfer. Bidders outside the U. S. will be required to pay by wire transfer. No credit cards accepted. Bidders unknown to Cowan’s may be asked to provide additional personal identity or banking information.

Please register early to allow sufficient time for bidder approval.
Sold: $2,585.00
Price includes
Buyer's Premium
      Ask a Question

All Images

don't miss

an opportunity to bid. You can't win if you're not in.

sign up to bid

what's it worth?

ask the experts

sell your item

start selling
Japanese Blue and White Charger
Lot # 493 - Japanese Blue and White Charger
Japanese, an octagonal charger with blue and white abstract floral design surrounded by geometric and floral decoration on the rim, the back having scrollwork, unmarked; dia. 11.75 in. (30 cm) > Item Details
Pale Celadon Jade Plaque
Lot # 257 - Pale Celadon Jade Plaque
Chinese, an oval shaped pale celadon jade plaque, carved on one side in low relief with two cranes flanking a central flower under openwork scrolling tendrils, the other side smoothly polished, unmarked; ht. 1.5 (3.81 cm), wd. 3.75 in. (9.53 cm). > Item Details
Chinese Carved Ivory Figural Group
Lot # 118 - Chinese Carved Ivory Figural Group
Chinese, 20 century. A carving representing "Shiba Onko and the Broken Jar;" ht. 5.5 in. (13.5 cm). According to the story, when Shiba Onko, a Song Dynasty statesman, was seven years old, a friend fell into a large jar which held drinking water. Seeing his friend about to drown, Shiba Onko broke the... > Item Details
Jade Chinese Garment Hook
Lot # 21 - Jade Chinese Garment Hook
Chinese, 19th century. A pale celadon belt hook carved in the shape of a double dragon, mounted into a wooden stand with silver inlay. Unmarked; lg. 4 in. (10.5 cm.) > Item Details
Chinese Ivory <i>Bodhisattva</i> Figure
Lot # 122 - Chinese Ivory Bodhisattva Figure
Chinese. A carved and inked ivory seated bodhisattva figure with a mandala behind her; on a wooden stand. Ht. 7.75 in. (19.7 cm) (without stand). International shipping is not available for this item. This item will only be shipped within the United States. > Item Details
Rosewood Chinese Export <i>Hong-Mu</i> Armchairs
Lot # 49 - Rosewood Chinese Export Hong-Mu Armchairs
Chinese. Four chairs in rosewood with mother of pearl inlay and a marble roundel set into the back surrounded by shou emblems and bats, the legs ending in ball and claw feet; ht. 38.5 in. (98 cm), wd. 25.5 in. (65 cm), dp. 19 in. (48.3 cm). > Item Details
Large Chinese Bronze Censor
Lot # 304 - Large Chinese Bronze Censor
Chinese, early 20th century, a finely cast bronze censor with top foo dog ornament, marked with dragon on underside; ht. 28 in. (71.12 cm). > Item Details
Chinese Porcelain Vase
Lot # 404 - Chinese Porcelain Vase
Chinese, late 19th/early 20th century, a rouleau form vase with a continuous scene of figures in a landscape, unmarked; ht. 17.5 in. (44.5 cm) > Item Details
Chinese Ginger Jar
Lot # 403 - Chinese Ginger Jar
Chinese, late 19th/early 20th century, a porcelain ginger jar with figures in a landscape and two bats, unmarked; ht. 8 in. (20.3 cm) > Item Details
Chinese Export Inlaid Table
Lot # 54 - Chinese Export Inlaid Table
Chinese. A low table in rosewood with mother-of-pearl inlay depicting flowers; ht. 16.5 in. (42 cm), wd. 39.5 in. (100.3 cm), dp. 23 in. (58.4 cm). > Item Details
Chinese Flambé Glaze Double Gourd Vase
Lot # 182 - Chinese Flambé Glaze Double Gourd Vase
Chinese. A stoneware double-gourd form vase in a flambé glaze, unmarked; ht. 8.75 in. (22.2 cm). > Item Details
Hardstone Seal and Carving
Lot # 365 - Hardstone Seal and Carving
Chinese, an assembled group of hardstone items including a seal with a mythological beast finial and a carving of a mythological beast; seal ht. 4.5 in. (11.4 cm) > Item Details
Agate Chinese Snuff Bottle
Lot # 28 - Agate Chinese Snuff Bottle
Chinese. A nicely carved shadowy agate snuff bottle with brown highlights; one side with birds in relief, the other with a flowering branch, with variation in the stone incorporated into the design. Unmarked; ht. 2.25 in. (5.7 cm). > Item Details
Chinese Celadon Bowl
Lot # 202 - Chinese Celadon Bowl
Chinese. A heavily potted bowl in a light celadon glaze; with key-fret border below an reverted rim; the sides with molded ruyi band. Unmarked; ht. 4.5 in. (11.43 cm), dia. 9.5 in. (24.13 cm). > Item Details
Chinese Carved Jade Articles
Lot # 275 - Chinese Carved Jade Articles
Chinese, a collection of five carved items, including two green jade cups, one incised, a pair of green jade crab carvings, and a reticulated pendant with crane; tallest 3.5 in. (8.89 cm). > Item Details
Chinese Carved Ivory Tusk
Lot # 112 - Chinese Carved Ivory Tusk
Chinese, 20th century. An ivory tusk with inked dragon carved in relief, with inset seal; signed on bottom; lg. 24 in. (61 cm). > Item Details
Chinese Neolithic Pot
Lot # 442 - Chinese Neolithic Pot
Chinese, a neolithic terra cotta four-handled ovoid-form pot, the shoulder having a zigzag and geometric designs surrounded by thick curving lines, all in black and red, unmarked; ht. 13 in. (ht. 33 cm) > Item Details
Chinese <i>Famille Rose</i> Dishes
Lot # 239 - Chinese Famille Rose Dishes
Chinese, a pair of famille rose porcelain dishes, the interior having peaches on a flowering branch with three bats spilling over onto the exterior, with an underglazed blue six character Yongzheng mark on bottom of each; dia. 8.25 in. (20.95 cm). > Item Details
Japanese Carved Ivory Geisha
Lot # 468 - Japanese Carved Ivory Geisha
Japanese, 20th century, a carved ivory female; ht. 3.5 in. (8.5 cm) > Item Details
Jade Pendants
Lot # 259 - Jade Pendants
Chinese, four jade pendants, including a cylindrical shaped grey jade pendant with archaistic design, a celadon jade pendant with russet highlights carved into the shape of a beetle, a jade pendant with a chilong sitting atop of a tooth, and a green jade pendant of a stylized mythological beast, all... > Item Details
ITEMS 1-20 of 20
SKIP TO PAGE: